Pima Medical Institute-Chula Vista

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  • 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 551 students (100% of students are full-time).
The college's student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is lower than the state community college average of 45:1.
Minority enrollment is 79% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 75%.

Top Rankings

Pima Medical Institute-Chula Vista ranks among the top 20% of community colleges in California for:

School Overview

The teacher population of 30 teachers has stayed relatively flat 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 LevelAt least 2 but less than 4 yearsAt least 2 but less than 4 years
Institution ControlPrivate for-profitPublic
Total Faculty30 staff149 staff
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Number of Programs Offered811

Student Body

The student population of Pima Medical Institute-Chula Vista has declined by 38% over five years.
The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 has decreased from 31:1 over five years.
The Pima Medical Institute-Chula Vista diversity score of 0.63 is less than the state average of 0.73. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Total Enrollment551 students8,598 students
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Student : Teacher Ratio18:145:1
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# Full-Time Students551 students2,015 students
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% American Indian/Alaskan
1%
1%
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% Asian
8%
12%
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% Hispanic
56%
43%
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% Black
3%
7%
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% White
21%
25%
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% Two or more races
5%
4%
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% Non Resident races
5%
4%
% Unknown races
1%
4%
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Diversity Score0.630.73
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College Completion Rate
75%
31%
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Average Graduate Earnings (10 Years)$29,800$34,600
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Tuition Cost and Acceptance Rate

% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid88%76%
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 2018-19 school year data.
Median Debt for Graduates$9,499$10,063
This chart display median debt for students who have completed a certificate or degree in Pima Medical Institute-Chula Vista and average median debt for community college students who have completed a certificate or degree in CA by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Median Debt for Dropouts$4,176$5,751
This chart display median debt for students who have not completed a certificate or degree in Pima Medical Institute-Chula Vista and average median debt for community college students who have not completed a certificate or degree in CA by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Source: 2019 (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).
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  • 664 students | 5.70 Mi4393 Imperial Avenue, Suite 100
    San Diego, CA 92113
    (619) 688-0800
    5.70664
  • 18,569 students | 5.70 Mi900 Otay Lakes Rd.
    Chula Vista, CA 91910
    (619) 421-6700
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    San Diego, CA 92101
    (619) 235-2049
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  • 15,066 students | 7.70 Mi1313 Park Boulevard
    San Diego, CA 92101
    (619) 388-3400
    7.7015,066
  • Platt College-San Diego
    Private for-profit
    145 students | 10.10 Mi6250 El Cajon Blvd
    San Diego, CA 92115
    (619) 265-0107
    10.10145
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