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Valley College Of Medical Careers

Overview of Valley College Of Medical Careers

Students attend Valley College of Medical Careers in West Hills, CA, a large city. The school is a private, for-profit institution. Valley College of Medical Careers degrees go up to the Certificate.

Areas of Study

The range of program offerings available from the school is especially impressive compared to its number of students. Valley College of Medical Careers is known for its programs in medical adminstration.

Valley College of Medical Careers Selectivity

Applicants to the school appreciate its open admissions policy.

Student Body

There are 33 students at Valley College of Medical Careers (as of 2007-2008). A large number of students at the school are 40 years old or older.

The school reports its educational mission is:
"Valley College of Medical Careers (VCMC) will provide quality and valuedûtraining programs and services to our students in order for them to obtain the skills and competencies needed for entry-level positions in their chosen fields; locate employment opportunities for our graduates; and promote an environment for employees and students which fosters teamwork, personal growth and respect for the individual."

More complete details are provided below.

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Contacting Valley College of Medical Careers

Valley College of Medical Careers
8399 Topanga Canyon Blvd Ste 200
West Hills , CA 91304
General Phone: (818) 883-9002

Valley College of Medical Careers Programs and Degrees (2008-2009)

General CategoryDegreesMost Common Majors [see all]
Medical Support and Technology60medical assistant, pharmacy tech
Medical Administration19medical billing

Number of programs and degrees for Valley College of Medical Careers in 2008-2009:

Degree LevelTotal
Awarded
Number of
Programs
Award of less than 1 academic year793

Valley College of Medical Careers Student Body

In 2007-2008, Valley College of Medical Careers had a total enrollment of 33 students (69 full-time equivalent).

Students By Class:

Group Percent
Undergraduate 100%

Racial Diversity:

Race Percent
Unknown 100%

Students by Age:

Age Percent
18-19 9%
20-21 6%
22-24 6%
25-29 15%
30-34 6%
35-39 24%
40-49 15%
50-64 15%
65+ 3%

Valley College of Medical Careers Graduation, Retention, and Transfers

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

Item Percent
Graduating 80%

Valley College of Medical Careers Room and Board (2007)

The school does not offer campus housing.

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

The school does not offer students a meal plan.

Valley College of Medical Careers Expenses and Financial Aid (2008-2009)

Financial Aid:
Valley College of Medical Careers participates in Federal Title IV financial aid programs. (The school's OPE ID is 4114500)

Valley College of Medical Careers Degree Programs (2007)

Medical Administration
Medical Insurance Specialist/Medical Biller

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

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Valley College of Medical Careers Highlights

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What Sets Valley College of Medical Careers Apart:

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% of degrees in medical administration
(vs. all colleges)
Top 4%$pretty_college $award_cats{$char}
% students 40 years or older
(vs. all colleges)
Top 5%Valley College of Medical Careers % students 40 years or older

Notable:
checked Open admission
checked Career counseling
checked Career services
checked Student employment services
checked On-campus library

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