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Alpine College

Alpine College
International Gateway Corporate Park (IGC)
10020 E. Knox, Suite 500
Spokane Valley, WA 99206

Alpine College, an independent, postsecondary vocational school for aspiring medical administrative assistants, is based in Spokane Valley, Washington. This nine-month program equips students with the qualifications and experience necessary for administrative roles in the healthcare industry. The program provides training in diverse skill sets ranging from Windows XP and anatomy and physiology to introductory lessons in medical transcription.

Alpine College was officially formed in 2004 as a division of Esprit Technologies, Inc. Prior to Esprit's 2001 incorporation, the company was known as Productivity Point and had already been in the job training business since 1986. The Washington vocational school receives its accreditation from the Council on Occupational Education and licensing from the Washington Workforce Training and Education Coordinating Board. Other training opportunities are offered through Esprit Technologies' corporate division.

Students seeking financial aid for the Washington vocational school can apply to grant and loan programs through the Title IV Federal Student Aid program. Financial assistance can also be sought through the Wells Fargo Education Connection Career Loan program, the Workforce Investment Act, and the Washington Department of Labor and Industries.

Quick Facts:

  • Alpine College's rate for procuring graduates positions in the field of healthcare is 96%.

  • Graduates of the Washington vocational school have found positions as chiropractic assistants, billing specialists, operating room schedulers and accounting clerks, to name just a few examples.

  • The Alpine College Medical Administration Assistant (M.A.A.) program also includes introductions to medical terminology with pharmacology, medical transcription, and medical billing and coding.

  • The M.A.A. program also offers 120 hours worth of practicums and internships.

  • Every classroom is equipped with Internet access, printers and one computer for each student.

  • Free parking is available to students.

  • This school profile has been compiled and updated by The CollegeBound Network. The school is not affiliated with The CollegeBound Network and shall not be considered a sponsor of this program.