Pima Medical Institute-Chula Vista

Tel: (619)425-3200
  • 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 901 students (100% of students are full-time).
  • The college's student:teacher ratio of 30:1 is lower than the state community college average of 44:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 71% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 68%.
  • Pima Medical Institute-Chula Vista is one of 21 community colleges within San Diego County, CA.
  • The nearest community college is Concorde Career College-San Diego (5.80 miles away).

School Overview

  • The teacher population of 30 teachers has grown by 25% over five years.
Pima Medical Institute-Chula Vista(CA) Community College Avg.
Institution LevelAt least 2 but less than 4 yearsAt least 2 but less than 4 years
Institution ControlPrivate, for profitPublic
Total Faculty30 staff97 staff
Pima Medical Institute-Chula Vista Total Faculty (2007-2016)
Number of Programs Offered910

Student Body

  • The student population of 901 has declined by 9% over five years.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 30:1 has stayed the same over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.65 is less than the state average of 0.73. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Total Enrollment901 students7,516 students
Pima Medical Institute-Chula Vista Total Enrollment (2007-2016)
Student : Teacher Ratio30:144:1
Pima Medical Institute-Chula Vista Student Staff Ratio (2007-2016)
# Full-Time Students901 students1,613 students
Pima Medical Institute-Chula Vista Full-Time Students (2007-2016)
Pima Medical Institute-Chula Vista Enrollment Breakdown CA All Enrollment Breakdown
% American Indian/Alaskan
1%
-
Pima Medical Institute-Chula Vista American Indian/Alaskan (2008-2013)
% Asian
11%
13%
Pima Medical Institute-Chula Vista Asian (2007-2016)
% Hispanic
50%
37%
Pima Medical Institute-Chula Vista Hispanic (2007-2016)
% Black
4%
7%
Pima Medical Institute-Chula Vista Black (2007-2016)
% White
29%
32%
Pima Medical Institute-Chula Vista White (2007-2016)
% Two or more races
3%
3%
Pima Medical Institute-Chula Vista More (2010-2016)
% Unknown races
2%
5%
Pima Medical Institute-Chula Vista Ethnicity Breakdown CA All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score0.650.73
Pima Medical Institute-Chula Vista Diversity Score (2007-2016)
College Completion Rate
65%
29%
Pima Medical Institute-Chula Vista Completion Rates for First-Time, Full-Time Students (2007-2015)
Average Graduate Earnings (10 Years)$29,800$34,900
Pima Medical Institute-Chula Vista Average and Median Earnings, Disaggregated by Student Subgroups (2008-2013)

Finances and Admission

    % Students Receiving Some Financial Aid77%78%
    Pima Medical Institute-Chula Vista % Students Receiving Some Financial Aid (2007-2016)
    Median Debt for Graduates$8,708$9,500
    Pima Medical Institute-Chula Vista Median debt for students who have completed (2007-2015)
    Median Debt for Dropouts$4,750$5,500
    Pima Medical Institute-Chula Vista Median debt for students who have not completed (2007-2015)
    Source: 2016 (or latest year available) IPEDS

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