Pima Medical Institute-Denver

7475 Dakin St Suite 100
Denver, CO 80221
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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 been serving the Denver community since 1988. In Denver, we offer medical training in medical Training in Denver certificate programs dental assistant, expanded duties dental assistant, medical assistant, medical administrative assistant, pharmacy technician, phlebotomy technician, veterinary assistant.

School Highlights

Pima Medical Institute-Denver serves 631 students (100% of students are full-time).
The college's student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is lower than the state community college average of 30:1.
Minority enrollment is 53% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 43%.

Top Rankings

Pima Medical Institute-Denver ranks among the top 20% of community colleges in Colorado for:

School Overview

The teacher population of 37 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Pima Medical Institute-Denver(CO) Community College Avg.
Carnegie ClassificationSpecial Focus Two-Year: Health ProfessionsAssociates Colleges
Institution LevelAt least 2 but less than 4 yearsAt least 2 yrs but < 4 yrs
Institution ControlPrivate for-profitPrivate, for profit
Total Faculty37 staff54 staff
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Number of Programs Offered148

Student Body

The student population of Pima Medical Institute-Denver has declined by 33% over five years.
The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 has decreased from 40:1 over five years.
The Pima Medical Institute-Denver diversity score of 0.63 is more than the state average of 0.62. The school's diversity has grown by 11% over five years.
Total Enrollment631 students1,530 students
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Student : Teacher Ratio17:130:1
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# Full-Time Students631 students670 students
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% American Indian/Alaskan
1%
1%
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% Asian
3%
3%
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% Hispanic
38%
21%
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% Black
3%
5%
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% White
47%
57%
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% Two or more races
3%
4%
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% Non Resident races
3%
3%
% Unknown races
2%
6%
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Diversity Score0.630.62
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College Completion Rate
78%
40%
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Average Graduate Earnings (10 Years)$29,800$33,100
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Tuition Cost and Acceptance Rate

% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid83%84%
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Median Debt for Graduates$9,499$10,940
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Median Debt for Dropouts$4,176$5,500
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Source: 2019 (or latest year available) IPEDS

Nearby Schools

The nearest community college to Pima Medical Institute-Denver is Altierus Career College-Thornton (2.3 miles away).
  • College Location Mi. Students
  • 7 students | 2.30 Mi9065 Grant St
    Thornton, CO 80229
    (303) 457-2757
    2.307
  • 93 students | 3.90 Mi9051 Harlan Street, Unit 20
    Westminster, CO 80031
    (303) 427-5292
    3.9093
  • 18,880 students | 5.20 Mi3645 W 112th Ave
    Westminster, CO 80031
    (303) 404-5000
    5.2018,880
  • 7,887 students | 6.00 Mi1111 W. Colfax Ave.
    Denver, CO 80204
    (303) 556-2600
    6.007,887
  • DeVry University-Colorado
    Private, for profit
    964 students | 6.10 Mi1870 W 122nd Ave
    Denver, CO 80234
    (303) 280-7400
    6.10964
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