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North – West College – Riverside

4550 La Sierra Ave, Riverside, CA

North-West College was founded in 1966 by Marsha Fuerst to provide allied health career training and education. The school maintains five locations in Southern California, predominantly in Greater Los Angeles County. The family owned business is dedicated to providing a number of services alongside its high quality education, including job placement, GED preparation, students advising, financial aid and more.

Students who attend North-West College will pursue an education in one of several high demand healthcare fields. The faculty is comprised of experienced professionals dedicated to ensuring that the skills necessary for employment are developed by students so that they may find career success. Students will earn a certificate upon completion that demonstrates competency and work ethic to potential employers. Financial aid options are also available to assist students in pursuing their careers.

Programs offered include:

  • Vocational Nurse
  • Dental Assistant
  • Massage Therapy
  • Paralegal
  • Medical Assistant

Riverside Location

The Riverside branch of North-West College is located at 4550 La Sierra Ave. About 200 students graduate from this campus in a given year. This campus offers services for students in the form of post-graduation job placement options, remedial education classes for licensure preparation or admissions requirements, and career pathway counseling to help students define their goals. You can learn more, including the school's consumer disclosures, by visiting www.nw.edu.

Programs Offered

The following is a list of programs offered at North – West College – Riverside. Available programs may be different than those listed. For a detailed list of programs available students may visit the school's website or call the school at (951) 351-7750.

Get more information about the programs offered by North – West College – Riverside by clicking the request information to the right.

Licensed practical nurse (LPN) program takes usually fifteen months to complete.

Program Details:

  • Tuition (including any fees) estimate is $33,000*
  • The estimated cost of books or supplies required is $1,080*
  • Around 80 students completed the licensed practical nurse (LPN) program last year
  • The length of the licensed practical nurse (LPN) program is about 15 months

More details and school listings are available through our licensed practical nurse (LPN) Programs profile page.

The medical assistant program offered usually takes about eight months to complete.

Program Details:

  • Tuition (including any fees) estimate is $16,000*
  • Required supplies and books: $570*
  • Around 90 students completed the medical assistant program last year
  • Students usually complete the medical assistant program in 8 months

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The pharmacy technician program offered usually takes about nine months to complete.

Program Details:

  • Tuition (including any fees) estimate is $15,000*
  • The estimated cost of books or supplies required is $690*
  • Last year, more than 20 students completed this program
  • The length of the pharmacy technician program is about 9 months

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The surgical technologist program takes about fourteen months for most students to complete.

Program Details:

  • Tuition (including any fees) estimate is $29,000*
  • The estimated cost of books or supplies required is $850*
  • The length of the surgical technologist program is about 14 months

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The medical executive assistant program takes about eight months for most students to complete.

Program Details:

  • Tuition (including any fees) estimate is $15,000*
  • The estimated cost of books or supplies required is $540*
  • Last year, more than 10 students completed this program
  • The length of the medical executive assistant program is about 8 months

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Medical insurance biller program takes usually eight months to complete.

Program Details:

  • Tuition (including any fees) estimate is $16,000*
  • Cost of required books or supplies: $650*
  • Takes about 8 months to complete

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Notes:
*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 net cost of this school is close to - annually, after the various types of aid, including scholarships and grants, are taken into consideration. To calculate a more accurate and detailed cost of attendance visit the net price calculator. Students wishing to apply to this school must pay an application fee of $100. The school's financial aid department offers additional information regarding types of aid, how to apply and more. Students may contact the school by calling (951) 623-1552. 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 Aid96%-
Receiving Grants & Scholarships90%$3,550
Receiving Student Loans66%$7,840

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ACCEPTANCE RATE
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FINANCIAL AID RATE
96%

STUDENT:TEACHER RATIO
39:1

FINANCIAL AID AWARD AVG.
$3,550