Galaxy Medical College

6400 Laurel Canyon Boulevard, Suite 270, North Hollywood, CA

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Galaxy Medical College (GMC) has a mission to offer innovative, quality programs implemented by competent and dedicated faculty and designed to deliver the foundational skills to respond to current job market demands. Founded in 2003, GMC is approved to provide Short-Term Career Training (STC) and subsequent Certificates of Completion or non-degree granted Diplomas to students successfully completing a course of study at the school. Institutional accreditation by the ABHES has also been granted.

GMC is one of the few colleges in the state of California that offer STC. The courses are short, but intensive, and qualify graduating students for entry-level positions in medicine and health. In addition to the 240-hour programs, candidates may also apply to longer programs of 720 to 980 hours, which include externship and allow students to receive licensure and certification in their chosen field of specialty.

Programs, as provided on the GMC website, are as follows:

ProgramClock HoursCredits
Cardiology Technician24015.5
Dental Assistant72046.5
Medical Assistant98060.5
Health Claims Examiner72046.5
Medical Management24016.5
Medical Transcriptionist24015.5
Pharmacy Technician72048.0
 

GMC is very active on the extracurricular front, and regularly organizes field trips, speeches by distinguished guests, graduation motivation workshops, an annual Spring picnic and a unique bi-weekly event called HELP (Health. Education. Life. Principles.), a non-mandatory socializing event with food and fun activities organized at a local restaurant.

The school also offers career services such as career planning, interview skills training, résumé preparation and volunteer placement.

Programs Offered

The programs listed below are some of the programs offered by Galaxy Medical College. The list may differ from the actual programs offered, for a complete list of what programs are offered students may visit the school's website.

Medical administration program takes ,as reported, fifteen months to complete.

Program Details:

  • Tuition estimate is $10,000*
  • Cost of required supplies and books: $650*
  • Students complete this program in usually 15 months

Pharmacy technician program takes ,as reported, eleven months to complete.

Program Details:

  • Tuition estimate is $10,000*
  • Required supplies and books: $560*
  • More than 40 students completed this program in the previous reported year
  • Students usually complete the pharmacy technician program in 11 months

Learn more and find other schools listed by checking out our pharmacy technician training profile page.

The medical claims examiner program offered commonly takes about eleven months to complete.

Program Details:

  • Tuition estimate is $8,000*
  • The estimated cost of books or supplies required is $540*
  • The length of the medical claims examiner program is about 11 months

The dental assistant program takes about eleven months for most students to complete.

Program Details:

  • Tuition estimate is $9,000*
  • Estimated cost of required books and supplies are around $610*
  • The dental assistant program takes about 11 months to complete

Find out more dental assistant programs through our dental assistant schools profile page, which also includes lists of schools offering this program.

The medical office administration program takes about five months for most students to complete.

Program Details:

  • Tuition estimate is $2,000*
  • Students usually complete the medical office administration program in 5 months

The medical transcription program takes about five months for most students to complete.

Program Details:

  • Tuition estimate is $2,000*
  • Students complete this program in usually 5 months

More details and school listings are available through our medical transcription training information page.

Notes:
*The posted costs for tuition, fees and supplies are determined through historical data and may not represent current costs.
**Repayment rates, earnings, and loan payments are estimated to provide a comparative context. For more detailed information individuals are asked to contact the school.

Estimated Costs & Financial Aid

The average annual "out of pocket" cost of attendance, after any grants and scholarships are considered, is around $7,700. In order to calculate a more accurate and detailed cost of attendance visit the net price calculator. There is also a $75 application fee for those applying to a program. The figures listed are for informational purposes only and do not represent current or future tuition, fees, and expenses.

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 StudentsAverage Amount
Any Financial Aid20%-
Receiving Grants & Scholarships20%$2,061
Receiving Student Loans9%$3,843

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