Advanced Training Associates

1810 Gillespie Way, Suite 104, El Cajon, CA

Advanced Training Associates is a Medical Assistant School, IT School, and Computer School offering courses at its campus in El Cajon, CA. Classes in Medical Assisting, Medical Billing, English as a Second Language (ESL), Fiber Optics, Information Systems and Electronics are taught for students living throughout the San Diego area. Medical assisting, computer, and IT program students come primarily from the communities of El Cajon, La Mesa, Spring Valley, Santee, Lemon Grove, and San Diego. We are a small veteran-owned family business in El Cajon, California with an emphasis on student satisfaction and outcomes. It is the everyday goal of ATA to assist individuals in learning new skills and/or enhancing previously obtained skills, through continuing education or vocational education. ATA also provides customized military education programs to a variety of armed forces branches and major corporations from across America. If you are not able to come to us, we will bring the education to you. ATA is fully equipped to travel and teach at your location. In San Diego, we are in the Military Spouse Advancement Initiative.

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Programs Offered

The list below shows all the programs that may be offered at Advanced Training Associates. Programs may differ from the list below, to get an official list of programs offered please visit the school's website or by phone at (619) 596-2766.

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The medical assistant programs listed below are sorted by the number of credit hours offered.

33 Credit Hours

  • Estimated tuition and fees: $13,000 per year*
  • Takes about 9 months to complete

64 Credit Hours

  • Estimated tuition and fees: $19,000 per year*
  • Takes about 15 months to complete

The computer programs that are listed below are broken down by the number of credit hours offered.

38 Credit Hours

  • Estimated tuition and fees: $13,000 per year*
  • Takes about 9 months to complete

65 Credit Hours

  • Estimated tuition and fees: $19,000 per year*
  • Takes about 16 months to complete

Human resources management program takes usually fifteen months to complete.

Program Details:

  • Estimated tuition and fees: $19,000*
  • Students usually complete the human resources management program in 15 months

*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 items listed below are for informational purposes only and may not represent current 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 Aid94%-
Receiving Grants & Scholarships84%$5,138
Receiving Student Loans61%$6,100

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