Gurnick Academy of Medical Arts in San Mateo

San Mateo, CA

Gurnick Academy of Medical Arts offers 30-degree programs. Student-to-faculty ratio is 15:1. 18.4% are women, and 81.6% are men. The average annual total cost of attendance at Gurnick Academy of Medical Arts is 23867$, that is above national average. 63% of full-time Gurnick Academy of Medical Arts students completed their education program in 150 percent of time: graduation rate is above national average.

Average Annual Cost

Average annual cost includes tuition and fees, books and supplies, and living expenses, minus the average grant/scholarship aid. Separate metrics have calculated for different institutions depends on calendar system and sector of the establishment (public or private).

The Gurnick Academy of Medical Arts is a private and academic-year institution, so it’s net price represents an average of all programs and includes only undergraduates who first enrolled in the fall term and receive Title IV aid. The total cost of attendance depends on whether undergraduates live on campus, off campus (not with family), or off campus (with family).


By Family Income

Depending on the federal state, or institutional grant and available, Gurnick Academy of Medical Arts students in your income bracket may pay more of less than the overall average costs.

Family IncomeAverage cost
$0 - $30,000$21,665
$30,001 - $48,000$23,873
$48,001 - $75,000$25,296
$75,001 - $110,000$27,438

Student charges

Historical tuition and fees

Historical books and supplies cost

Student charges by the largest programs

The estimated cost of the Medical/Clinical Assistant (the 2d largest program, lasting 8 months) is $8,458 per year and $101,496 in total. is the third largest program at Gurnick Academy of Medical Arts, and it takes a full-time student 14 months to complete. This one will cost $29,001 per year and $348,012 for the full completion. The 4th largest with 20 months length will cost you $64,397 per year, $772,760 for the complete course.


Percent of students with financial aid


Types of financial aids


1238 of Gurnick Academy of Medical Arts undergraduate students were awarded with some type of financial aid, it’s 89 percents of all undergraduate students. This makes Gurnick Academy of Medical Arts number 241 in the amount of financial aid awarded to students among all educational institutions in California.

Students at Gurnick Academy of Medical Arts awarded 5 types of loans or aids, the biggest percent of students received a any financial aid.

Students services


Academic/career counseling service

Employment services for students

Living & meal

Full-time, first-time degree/certificate-seeking students required to live on campus

Institution provide on-campus housing

Institution provides board or meal plan

Veteran Services Available

Yellow Ribbon Program

Credit for military training

Dedicated point of contact for support services for veterans, military servicemembers, and their families

Disability services


Percent indicator of undergraduates formally registered as students with disabilities

Undergraduate programs or courses are offered via distance education

Alternative tuition plans

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Prepaid tuition plan

Tuition payment plan

Prepaid tuition plan - a program that allows students or their families to purchase college tuition or tuition credits for future years, at current prices.

Tuition payment plan - a program that allows tuition to be paid in installments spread out over an agreed upon period of time, sometimes without interest or finance charges.

Special learning opportunities

Here are the learning opportunities available in Gurnick Academy of Medical Arts.

Weekend/evening college

Weekend/evening college allows students to complete courses and attend classes only on weekends or only in evenings.

Graduation Rate


Gurnick Academy of Medical Arts graduation rate is above the national average.

63% of full-time students enrolled for the first time to Gurnick Academy of Medical Arts completed the education program and got a degree in 150 percent of the expected time of completion.

The graduation rate value includes only programs that were completed less than six years for four-year degrees or less than three years for two-year degrees.

Graduation rate is the percentage of institution’s new-entering, first-time, first-year undergraduate students who complete their program within 150% of the published time for the program. Graduation rate excludes a huge number of students. This indicator doesn’t take into account students of nontraditional enrollments - part-time students, students who enroll mid-year, and who transfer from one institution to another. So graduation rate alone can create a misleading perception. Completion rate in the form of total number of students receiving any types of awards/degrees creates a complete picture. Combining this data with graduation rate is a better way to compare educational institutions.

Student Body

The student-to-faculty ratio at Gurnick Academy of Medical Arts is 15:1, that means that for every 15 students the institution has one professor, lecturer or specialist with a degree in education. Lower student-to-faculty ratio is better - it means that professors can dedicate more time and attention to each student.

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Race/ethnicity breakdown


Students enrollment in distance education


In Gurnick Academy of Medical Arts the biggest percent of students are enrolled in on-campus courses.

Distance education location breakdown


Here are the students enrolled exclusively in distance education courses at Gurnick Academy of Medical Arts and grouped by their location. Distance education courses are the most popular for students located in California.

Academic Programs

Number of degree programs offered

Gurnick Academy of Medical Arts offers 30 programs in total: 12 are for 1-year, but less than-2-year certificate programs, 9 - for less than 1-year certificate programs, 6 - for 2-year, but less than 4-year certificate programs, and 3 are Associate's degree.

This is one of the lowest number of programs in comparison with other 748 universities in California state. Gurnick Academy of Medical Arts is one of the few institutions in California that offers an Associate's degree program.


Total credit/contact hours

Here you can find the data on instructional activity in measured in total credit and/or contact hours delivered by institutions during a 12-month period. Also we shown the California state average data to help you compare.


Gurnick Academy of Medical Arts provides coursework for undergraduate students оnly.

In 2014-2015 academic year estimated full-time equivalent undergraduate enrollment was 1261 students with 1052839 both contact and credit hours for 12-month instructional activity period.

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Location & Website

Address: 2121 S El Camino Real Bldg C 200


Religious affiliation: Not applicable

Calendar system: Differs by program

General Phone Number: +6506856616

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