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Ameritech College was founded in Provo Utah in 1979 and now operates out of Draper Utah. The school expanded its student outreach substantially by adding online educational opportunities. Today Ameritech College offers a multitude of health career training and education opportunities, including:
- Dental Assistant
- Surgical Technologist
- Medical Assistant
- Health Care Office Specialist
- Personal Fitness Trainer
- Registered Nurse (RN) to Bachelors in Nursing (BN)
- Associate of Applied Science (AAS) Degree in Medical Billing and Coding
The 45 week long Dental Assistant program culminates with a Diploma from AmeriTech College and a Utah State Dental Radiographic Certificate. Graduates of the Surgical Technologist Program, the Medical Assistant Program, the Health Care Office Specialist Program, and the Personal Fitness Trainer Program receive diplomas from Ameritech.
Graduates of the Medical Billing and Coding Program receive an AAS and can take two different national certification exams upon graduation -- the American Academy of Professional Coders (AAPC) examination for Certified Professional Coders (CPC); and the American Health & Information Management Association (AHIMA) examination for Certified Coder Specialists (CCS).
The College’s Nursing Program offers both Associate of Applied Sciences Degrees in Nursing and Bachelor of Science Degrees in Nursing. Clinical experience begins with a robotic “human simulator” allowing safe and stress-free practice before dealing with human patients. The RN to BSN program is ideally suited to working nurses as classes are now fully online. For the 2012 academic year Ameritech Graduates handily surpassed the national average pass rate on the NCLEX-RN (National Council Licensure Examination for Registered Nurses) of 90.34%, achieving the best pass rate in the history of Ameritech College with a 96.85%.
The program list below was created by historical graduation information reported by the school. This list may not represent the current curriculum offered. Visit the school's website to get more information about programs offered.
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(C) Certificate or Award | (A) Associate's | (B) Bachelor's | (M) Master's Degree | (D) Doctorate (PhD,...)
Medical Insurance Specialist (A, C)
Dental Laboratory Technology (A, C)
- Students who complete this program take, on average, $14,800 in student loans**
- Ten students reported graduating last year
Medical Assistant (A, C)
- On average, $9,500 in student loans are owed upon completion of this program**
Estimated Costs & Financial Aid
The cost of attendance is approximately $25,600 per year, after the grants, scholarships and other forms of aid are calculated. To calculate a more accurate and detailed cost of attendance visit the net price calculator. The cost to submit an application is $50. The financial figures shown on this page provide information regarding costs and fees at AmeriTech College – Draper, 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.
Tuition & Fees Information
- Tuition is estimated to be around $26,000 per year
- Required fees: $1,600
Alternate Tuition Plan Options Available
- Some programs may have a frozen tuition rate, which means the tuition will stay the same for up to five years.
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||98%||-|
|Receiving Grants & Scholarships||71%||$7,843|
|Receiving Student Loans||91%||$15,852|
Note: The estimated default rate of students taking federal student loans in 2011 was around 11%.