Cleveland Institute Of Dental Medical Assistants Lyndhurst

Overview of Cleveland Institute Of Dental Medical Assistants Lyndhurst

CIDMA is located in Lyndhurst, OH (a large suburb). The school is a private, for-profit institution. The highest degree level offered by CIDMA is the Certificate.

Areas of Study

The school is known for its programs in medical adminstration.

CIDMA Selectivity

CIDMA is an open-admission school.

Student Body

The school had 93 enrolled students in 2007-2008. CIDMA has a large minority student population.

The school reports its educational mission is:
"The Cleveland Institute of Dental-Medical Assistants, Inc. has a strong and unwarvering committment to train and place personnel in the para-medical field who are qualified to assist physicians and dentists. Specialized training enable graduates to further extend the services offered by healthcare professionals to greater numbers of people with competence and efficiency. Students must excel both clinically and academically. They are encourged and motivated to become an integral part of and a credit to the allied health professions."

More complete details are provided below.

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Contacting CIDMA

Cleveland Institute of Dental-Medical Assistants
5564 Mayfield Rd
Lyndhurst , OH 44124-2928
General Phone: (216) 241-2930

CIDMA Programs and Degrees (2008-2009)

General CategoryDegreesMost Common Majors [see all]
Medical Support and Technology55medical assistant, pharmacy tech
Medical Administration28medical records admin

Number of programs and degrees for CIDMA in 2008-2009:

Degree LevelTotal
Number of
Award of at least 1 but less than 2 academic years833

CIDMA Student Body

In 2007-2008, CIDMA had a total enrollment of 93 students (211 full-time equivalent).

Students by Age:

Age Percent
18-19 10%
20-21 14%
22-24 20%
25-29 28%
30-34 10%
35-39 3%
40-49 10%
50-64 5%

Incoming (Freshman) Students by Place of Residence:
(From available data sampling)


CIDMA Graduation, Retention, and Transfers

Retention Rates (2007):

Group Returning From
Previous Year
Full-Time 77 %

Graduation and Transfer Rates (2007):
(Graduation rate is percent of students graduating within 150% of the normal time.)

Item Percent
Graduating 49%

CIDMA Room and Board (2007)

The school does not offer campus housing.

(Please refer to our profile of Lyndhurst, Ohio for details about the area surrounding the campus. Also see our list of other Ohio Colleges).

The school does not offer students a meal plan.

CIDMA Expenses and Financial Aid (2008-2009)

Financial Aid:
CIDMA participates in Federal Title IV financial aid programs. (The school's OPE ID is 2110701)

CIDMA Degree Programs (2007)

Medical Administration
Health Information/Medical Records Administration/Administrator

Medical Support And Technology
Medical/Clinical Assistant
Pharmacy Technician/Assistant

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CIDMA Highlights

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What Sets CIDMA Apart:

% of degrees in medical administration
(vs. all colleges)
Top 8%CIDMA % of degrees in medical administration
Minority % of student body
(vs. all colleges)
Top 15%CIDMA Minority % of student body
Female % of student body
(vs. all colleges)
Top 15%CIDMA Female % of student body

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