Pima Medical Institute-Albuquerque West in Albuquerque

Albuquerque, NM

Pima Medical Institute-Albuquerque West offers 12-degree programs and 3 via distance education. Student-to-faculty ratio is 25:1. 11.2% are women, and 88.8% are men. The average annual total cost of attendance at Pima Medical Institute-Albuquerque West is 18292$, that is above national average. 67% of full-time Pima Medical Institute-Albuquerque West 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 Pima Medical Institute-Albuquerque West 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, Pima Medical Institute-Albuquerque West students in your income bracket may pay more of less than the overall average costs.

Family IncomeAverage cost
$0 - $30,000$18,203
$30,001 - $48,000$18,304
$48,001 - $75,000$19,208
$75,001 - $110,000$20,166

Student charges

Historical tuition and fees

Historical books and supplies cost

Student charges by the largest programs

The estimated cost of the Massage Therapy/Therapeutic Massage (the 2d largest program, lasting 9 months) is $9,548 per year and $114,579 in total. Medical Administrative/Executive Assistant and Medical Secretary is the third largest program at Pima Medical Institute-Albuquerque West, and it takes a full-time student 8 months to complete. This one will cost $6,467 per year and $77,608 for the full completion. The 4th largest with 11 months length Health/Health Care Administration/Management will cost you $12,164 per year, $145,970 for the complete course.


Percent of students with financial aid


Types of financial aids


157 of Pima Medical Institute-Albuquerque West undergraduate students were awarded with some type of financial aid, it’s 70 percents of all undergraduate students. This makes Pima Medical Institute-Albuquerque West number 39 in the amount of financial aid awarded to students among all educational institutions in New Mexico.

Students at Pima Medical Institute-Albuquerque West 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

Services and programs are not available to veterans, military servicemembers, or 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

Any alternative tuition plans offered by institution

Tuition guaranteed plan

Tuition payment plan

Tuition guarantee is a program which guarantees to entering first-time students that tuition will not increase for the years they are enrolled. These guarantees are generally time-bound for four or five years.

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.

Graduation Rate


Pima Medical Institute-Albuquerque West graduation rate is above the national average.

67% of full-time students enrolled for the first time to Pima Medical Institute-Albuquerque West 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 index 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 picture. 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 institutions.

Student Body

The student-to-faculty ratio at Pima Medical Institute-Albuquerque West is 25:1, that means that for every 25 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.

Student-to-faculty ratio



Race/ethnicity breakdown


Students enrollment in distance education


In Pima Medical Institute-Albuquerque West 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 Pima Medical Institute-Albuquerque West and grouped by their location. Distance education courses are the most popular for students located in New Mexico.

Academic Programs

Number of degree programs offered

Pima Medical Institute-Albuquerque West offers 12 programs in total: 6 are for less than 1-year certificate programs, 3 - for Associate's degree, and 3 are 1-year, but less than-2-year certificate programs.

This is one of the lowest number of programs in comparison with other 51 universities in New Mexico state. Pima Medical Institute-Albuquerque West is one of the few institutions in New Mexico that offers an Associate's degree program.


Number of degree programs offered via distance education

There are 3 distance education programs that are provided in the Pima Medical Institute-Albuquerque West: 3 are for Associate's degree.

Note, that programs offered via distance education might be fully online as well as partially online and require on-campus meetings. So look carefully into each program to make sure you can commit.


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 New Mexico state average data to help you compare.


Pima Medical Institute-Albuquerque West provides coursework for undergraduate students оnly.

In 2014-2015 academic year estimated full-time equivalent undergraduate enrollment was 193 students with 173930 сontact hours for 12-month instructional activity period.

Give feedback about Pima Medical Institute-Albuquerque West

Student Reviews and Ratings for Pima Medical Institute-Albuquerque West

Overall Rating:

Location & Website

Address: 8601 Golf Course Road NW


Religious affiliation: Not applicable

Calendar system: Differs by program

General Phone Number: +5058904316

Institution is active in current year: 1

Institution's internet website address: pmi.edu

Financial aid office: Go to the page

Admissions office: Go to the page

Online application: Go to the page

Net price calculator: Go to the page

Veterans and Military Service members tuition policies: Go to the page

Student-Right-to-Know student athlete graduation rate: Go to the page

Was this page helpful?

Thank you for your feedback! % of people found this helpful