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Schools Offering Medical Coding Programs in California
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Around 0.2% of California's graduates graduate from medical coding certificate programs every year. That means an estimated 2,169 medical coders graduate from California's 44 medical coding schools each year.
The top-ranked school in California that has a medical coding program is TechSkills of Sacramento. TechSkills of Sacramento, which was ranked 62nd in the country in 2010, is located in Sacramento. 36 students graduated with a certificate in medical coding from TechSkills of Sacramento in 2010.
Concorde Career Colleges, which is located in San Diego, is the second-ranked school in California that has a medical coding program. It received a ranking of 63rd in the country in 2010. 123 students graduated with certificate in medical coding from Concorde Career Colleges in 2010.
The third-ranked school in California that has a medical coding program is Everest College-Reseda. Everest College-Reseda, which was ranked 64th in the country in 2010, is located in Reseda. In 2010, Everest College-Reseda graduated 86 students from its medical coding programs. Students at Everest College-Reseda paid $16,853 per year in tuition fees.
Medical coding schools in California, charge students an average tuition of $5,001 per year. But, tuition can be as much as $16,853 per year, or as little as $644 per year. The California medical coding schools with the highest tuition rates in 2010 were:
- Everest College-Reseda - located in Reseda, students are charged $16,853 per year
- Everest College-Gardena - located in Gardena, students are charged $15,660 per year
- Everest College-Ontario - located in Ontario, students are charged $15,404 per year
The lowest tuition rates at California medical coding schools were charged at the following schools:
- Cosumnes River College - located in Sacramento, students are charged $644 per year
- Cypress College - located in Cypress, students are charged $656 per year
- Mendocino College - located in Ukiah, students are charged $666 per year
A medical coding certificate from a California school... what next?
The highest percentage of medical coding graduates in California pursue careers as a medical coder. 17,340 medical coders were working in California in 2010. The California counties with the largest populations of medical coders are:
- Los Angeles County - 5,190 medical coders
- Riverside County - 1,660 medical coders
- San Diego County - 1,650 medical coders
The government projects that by 2018, the number of medical coders in the state of California will grow to 18,400. This would require a 21% growth in the profession.
On average, a medical coder earns a salary of $39,520 per year in California state. However, this number is only an average. medical coders in California had varying salaries from $19,900 to $66,590 per year in 2010. The counties in California with the highest average salary for a medical coder are:
- San Benito County - $46,850 per year
- Monterey County - $43,890 per year
- Napa County - $43,670 per year
A medical coder in the following counties in California make the lowest salaries on average:
- Del Norte County - $29,820 per year
- Shasta County - $30,590 per year
- Stanislaus County - $32,990 per year
For more data regarding a career in medical coding in California and to compare salaries with various related fields such as administrative assisting or health information management, take a look at the graphs and charts below.
Here are the different levels of study available for you to explore.
- Associate's Degree in Medical Coding in California
- Certificate in Medical Coding in California
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|Distance||School||City||State||Rating||Acceptance Rate||Student Population|
|7,893 miles from location||Heald College-Modesto||Riverbank||CA||n/a||n/a||n/a|
|7,784 miles from location||Franklin Career College||Ontario||CA||n/a||n/a||n/a|
|7,817 miles from location||East Los Angeles College||Monterey Park||CA||16.3274||n/a||35,717|
|7,962 miles from location||City College of San Francisco||San Francisco||CA||19.5231||n/a||32,950|
|7,779 miles from location||Southwestern College||Chula Vista||CA||16.965||n/a||21,597|
|7,894 miles from location||Santa Barbara City College||Santa Barbara||CA||18.7886||n/a||19,753|
|7,891 miles from location||Cosumnes River College||Sacramento||CA||12.3879||n/a||15,946|
|7,814 miles from location||Cypress College||Cypress||CA||15.6296||n/a||15,439|
|7,946 miles from location||Chabot College||Hayward||CA||14.9806||n/a||15,375|
|7,963 miles from location||Mendocino College||Ukiah||CA||11.1845||n/a||4,833|
|7,768 miles from location||Loma Linda University||Loma Linda||CA||0.491732||n/a||4,114|
|7,947 miles from location||Heald College-Hayward||Hayward||CA||13.8368||n/a||1,660|
|7,896 miles from location||Heald College-Stockton||Stockton||CA||19.4611||n/a||1,545|
|7,796 miles from location||Pomona Unified School District Adult and Career Education||Pomona||CA||31.4235||n/a||1,463|
|7,846 miles from location||Heald College-Fresno||Fresno||CA||16.818||n/a||1,430|
|7,933 miles from location||Heald College-Concord||Concord||CA||18.4807||n/a||1,371|
|7,941 miles from location||Heald College-San Jose||Milpitas||CA||18.2292||n/a||1,273|
|7,826 miles from location||Charter College||Canyon Country||CA||21.1219||n/a||1,269|
|7,782 miles from location||Kaplan College-Vista||Vista||CA||28.6897||n/a||1,235|
|7,842 miles from location||Institute of Technology Inc||Clovis||CA||25.1382||n/a||1,182|
|7,810 miles from location||Everest College-Anaheim||Anaheim||CA||11.9981||100%||1,143|
|7,834 miles from location||Everest College-Reseda||Reseda||CA||35.592||100%||1,090|
|7,958 miles from location||Heald College-San Francisco||San Francisco||CA||17.7664||n/a||1,083|
|7,946 miles from location||Heald College-Salinas||Salinas||CA||15.2638||n/a||1,069|
|7,881 miles from location||Heald College-Rancho Cordova||Rancho Cordova||CA||14.0871||n/a||1,058|
|7,876 miles from location||Heald College-Roseville||Roseville||CA||17.593||n/a||1,039|
|7,784 miles from location||Everest College-Ontario||Ontario||CA||29.6854||100%||1,038|
|7,827 miles from location||Everest College-Gardena||Gardena||CA||27.4656||100%||962|
|7,770 miles from location||Four-D College||Colton||CA||24.1494||n/a||956|
|7,805 miles from location||Baldwin Park Adult & Community Education||Baldwin Park||CA||0.632715||n/a||948|
|7,785 miles from location||Pima Medical Institute||Chula Vista||CA||25.1547||n/a||896|
|7,939 miles from location||Martinez Adult Education||Martinez||CA||33.7778||n/a||751|
|7,816 miles from location||Everest College-Alhambra||Alhambra||CA||31.0435||100%||737|
|7,957 miles from location||Empire College School of Business||Santa Rosa||CA||30.6032||n/a||718|
|7,810 miles from location||Concorde Career College||Garden Grove||CA||32.9836||100%||698|
|7,947 miles from location||Everest College-San Jose||San Jose||CA||34.3281||100%||672|
|7,784 miles from location||Concorde Career Colleges||San Diego||CA||36.6856||100%||666|
|7,828 miles from location||Concorde Career College||North Hollywood||CA||35.5779||100%||650|
|7,804 miles from location||Career Care Institute||Lancaster||CA||25.2869||n/a||637|
|7,824 miles from location||Everest College-LA Wilshire||Los Angeles||CA||30.8168||100%||608|
|7,888 miles from location||TechSkills of Sacramento||Sacramento||CA||38.0086||100%||109|
|7,830 miles from location||Ladera Career Paths Training Centers||Los Angeles||CA||28.8689||n/a||89|
|7,836 miles from location||California College of Vocational Careers||Bakersfield||CA||23.2399||n/a||82|
|7,818 miles from location||Career College Consultants||Los Angeles||CA||30.4178||n/a||62|
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|Rank||Profession||Employment Number||Avg Salary||Job Growth (past 5 yrs)|
|Medical Records and Health Information Technicians +||17,340||$39,520||23.4%|
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