Pima Medical Institute-Chula Vista

  • Pima Medical Institute is a highly experienced and proven leader in health care education. For more than 35 years, Pima Medical Institute has offered specialized, quality healthcare training that is quick and affordable, and has served the San Diego community at our Chula Vista campus since 1998. In Chula Vista, we offer medical training in medical training in Chula Vista certificate programs like dental assistant (california), medical assistant, pharmacy technician, veterinary assistant.

School Highlights

Pima Medical Institute-Chula Vista serves 841 students (100% of students are full-time).
The college's student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is lower than the state community college average of 24:1.
Minority enrollment is 83% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 77%.

School Overview

The teacher population of 67 teachers has grown by 139% over five years.
Pima Medical Institute-Chula Vista(CA) Community College Avg.
Carnegie ClassificationSpecial Focus Two-Year: Health ProfessionsAssociate's Colleges: Mixed Transfer/Vocational & Technical-High Traditional
Institution LevelLess than 2 yrsAt least 2 but less than 4 years
Institution ControlPublicPublic
Total Faculty67 staff308 staff
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Number of Programs Offered710

Student Body

The student population of Pima Medical Institute-Chula Vista has declined by 6% over five years.
The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 has decreased from 30:1 over five years.
The Pima Medical Institute-Chula Vista diversity score of 0.59 is less than the state average of 0.70. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Total Enrollment841 students8,365 students
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Student : Teacher Ratio13:124:1
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# Full-Time Students841 students2,015 students
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% American Indian/Alaskan
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% Asian
8%
12%
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% Hispanic
60%
47%
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% Black
4%
6%
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% White
17%
23%
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% Two or more races
10%
4%
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% Non Resident races
1%
2%
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Diversity Score0.590.70
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College Completion Rate
67%
32%
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Average Graduate Earnings (10 Years)$29,800$34,700
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Tuition Cost and Acceptance Rate

% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid88%79%
This chart display the percent of students who is receiving some financial aid in Pima Medical Institute-Chula Vista and the percent of community college students who is receiving some financial aid in CA by year, with the latest 2019-20 school year data.
Median Debt for Graduates$9,500$10,376
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Median Debt for Dropouts$4,354$6,000
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Source: 2020 (or latest year available) IPEDS

Nearby Schools

The nearest community college to Pima Medical Institute-Chula Vista is Concorde Career College-San Diego (5.7 miles away).
  • College Location Mi. Students
  • 733 students | 5.70 Mi4393 Imperial Avenue, Suite 100
    San Diego, CA 92113
    (619) 688-0800
    5.70733
  • 19,231 students | 5.70 Mi900 Otay Lakes Rd.
    Chula Vista, CA 91910
    (619) 421-6700
    5.7019,231
  • 66 students | 7.20 Mi350 Tenth Avenue, Third Floor
    San Diego, CA 92101
    (619) 235-2049
    7.2066
  • 14,056 students | 7.70 Mi1313 Park Boulevard
    San Diego, CA 92101
    (619) 388-3400
    7.7014,056
  • Platt College-San Diego
    Private for-profit
    115 students | 10.10 Mi6250 El Cajon Blvd
    San Diego, CA 92115
    (619) 265-0107
    10.10115
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