How Much Does the Kino College Professional Medical Assistant Program Cost?

Finances are a very important consideration in selecting the right school for you. Accordingly, Kino College is committed to assisting students by providing affordable payment options.

Kino College participates in Federal Student Aid programs that offer Federal Financial Student Aid. Students participating in Federal Student Aid programs will be required to complete the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) to determine which programs they qualify for.

Take the first step today and schedule an interview with an admissions representative to learn more about the program. Please contact us to begin this process. Once accepted into our program, Kino College will help determine which payment options are available to you. For estimated tuition and living costs, please use our Net Price Calculator.

For complete information on current tuition and costs please refer to the academic catalog.

The only extra cost to consider is the exam fee for NHA’s CCMA’s exam.

Paying for the Kino College Professional Medical Assistant Program in Tucson, AZ

As an accredited school, Kino College accepts Title IV Federal Student Aid, private loans, and scholarships. Students must maintain satisfactory academic progress to remain eligible for financial aid.


Complete the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) to determine your eligibility for Federal aid.

  • Go to Select Apply for Aid and then select Complete FAFSA form. Follow the prompts and create your FSA ID. (If you are determined to be a dependent student, a parent will need to create their own FSA ID as well).
  • Complete the FAFSA.
  • The Kino College Federal School Code is 042992.

Non-Federal Student Loans

We have partnered with Meritize to provide our students with financing options to fund your education.  

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Kino College does not endorse a particular lender, nor is it affiliated with Meritize Financial, Inc. ("Meritize").  Meritize Lending, LLC, NMLS ID 1661035 (NMLS Consumer Access  Meritize Financial, Inc. NMLS ID 1986399 (NMLS Consumer Access  Terms and Conditions apply. Meritize branded loan products are educational loans issued by Meritize Lending, LLC**. Meritize reserves the right to modify or discontinue products and benefits at any time without notice. To qualify, a borrower must be a U.S. citizen, permanent resident or hold an Employment Authorization Document and meet Meritize’s underwriting requirements. If approved for a loan the actual loan amount, term, payment, and APR amount of loan that a customer qualifies for may vary based on credit determination, state law and other factors. Meritize does not warrant or guarantee any claims made herein, including, but not limited to, gaining admission to a program, concerning the quality or financial strength of any educational institution, securing funding or obtaining employment. Our final loan offer may differ as a result of the school chosen and the associated cost of tuition. Not all schools are eligible for funding. Meritize does not offer educational loans in the following states: IN, ME, NV, VT, WI, PR. All rights reserved. 

**For residents of SC, loan is made by Meritize Financial, Inc. 

*Variable rates are subject to change.  The information on this document is the most up to date as of April 1, 2023. Please see Meritize website for additional details.

Financial Aid Administrator

For further information, please contact your Financial Aid Administrator, Heidi Sellers, at 520-775-2242 or via email at

Kino College is an Accredited Professional Medical Assistant Program participating in Federal Student Aid Programs

Kino College is accredited by the Accrediting Bureau of Health Education Schools (ABHES). Accreditation ensures the Professional Medical Assistant program meets the professional, ethical, and quality standards of healthcare education. “ABHES enhances the quality of education and training and promotes institutional and programmatic accountability through systematic and consistent program evaluation. Its key is to assure the quality of the programs it accredits and assist in the improvement of the programs. This quality- determination is accomplished by rigorous and systematic evaluation based on valid standards.” Retrieved from ABHES website,, 4/20/2022.

Accreditation by ABHES allows graduates of certain programs to meet eligibility requirements for credentialing examinations administered by various recognized certifying agencies.