In response to the changing needs in the healthcare industry, the American Medical Sciences Center offers highly competitive training on selected health courses. This school is a private institution established in 1996 institutionally accredited by the Accrediting Bureau of Health Education Schools (ABHES). It is located at 225 West Broadway., Suite 115 Glendale, CA 91204.
Comprised of highly skilled faculty, this school helps students achieve their academic and career goals ultimately aimed at acquiring a professional career and long-term employment. To qualify for admission, students are required to submit a high school diploma or equivalent, complete an application form, pass a standardized test and undergo an oral interview.
The medical programs of AMSC include Diagnostic Medical Sonography, Vocational Nursing and Medical Assistant. Medical Sonography prepares students in performing abdominal, OB/GYN sonography, vascular and echocardiographic ultrasound. Graduates of this course are employed in hospitals, imaging centers and clinics as Ultrasound Technician working closely with other healthcare professionals.
Utilizing the different methods of instruction, Vocational Nursing is designed to train students in the art and science of nursing including the functions and responsibilities focused on providing care for individuals. After finishing this course, students are eligible to take the NCLEX-PN, a nursing licensure exam and will have the opportunity to work in hospitals, clinics and other healthcare institutions.
Consists of eight modules with an externship, Medical Assistant program involves administrative and clinical tasks training in preparation for working in offices of doctors and other health professionals, and health care facilities. These innovative, quality programs are backed with updated learning materials and current knowledge in the field to help students gain an edge in the healthcare industry.
Medical Programs http://www.amscedu.com/#Medical%20Programs
American Medical Sciences Center have offered the programs listed below. Not all programs currently offered by this school may be listed below. Students may contact the school at (818) 240-6900 to confirm programs or obtain additional information.
The programs that are listed below are broken down by the number of contact hours offered.
52 Credit Hours
- Estimated tuition and fees: $31,000 per year*
- Cost of required supplies: $600*
- Takes about 20 months to complete
900 Contact Hours
- Estimated tuition and fees: $11,000 per year*
- Cost of required supplies: $600*
- Takes about 8 months to complete
Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN) (1,624 Hours)
The licensed practical nurse (LPN) program offered commonly takes about fifteen months to complete.
- Tuition costs are estimated to be $29,000*
- Estimated cost of required books and supplies are around $2,090*
- The licensed practical nurse (LPN) program takes about 15 months to complete
Find out more and see other schools listed by checking out our licensed practical nurse (LPN) Programs information page.
*Amounts for tuition, fees, and supplies are an estimate which are calculated based on historical data and should be solely used for informational purposes only.
**Repayment rates, earnings, and loan payments are estimates and should be treated as informational tools only, contact the school for official information.
Estimated Costs & Financial Aid
The cost of attendance is approximately $16,200 per year, after the grants, scholarships and other forms of aid are calculated. To calculate a more accurate and detailed cost of attendance check out their cost calculator here. The cost to submit an application is $100. The financial figures shown on this page provide information regarding costs and fees at American Medical Sciences Center, these numbers may change in a given year due to a variety of factors.
Note: Financial aid is only available for those who qualify, check with the school for details.
Financial Aid Details
The table below breaks down the types of financial aid, the percent of students receiving aid, and average amount of aid per student.
|Percent of Students||Average Amount|
|Any Financial Aid||100%||-|
|Receiving Grants & Scholarships||96%||$5,183|
|Receiving Student Loans||92%||$7,171|
Other Healthcare or Nursing Schools
The list of nearby schools has been selected by researching which schools offer similar programs to American Medical Sciences Center.
- Marian College in Los Angeles, CA (6 miles away)
- Kaplan College - North Hollywood in North Hollywood, CA (8 miles away)
- Career Development Institute in Los Angeles, CA (10 miles away)
- Casa Loma College - School of Nursing and Allied Health in Van Nuys, CA (11 miles away)
- Marian College - Van Nuys Campus in Van Nuys, CA (12 miles away)