Healthcare career programs at our Mesa college

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Dental Assistant Allied Health training program at Arizona College in Glendale, Arizona.

We currently offer 5 Allied Health programs for you to choose from at our Mesa, Arizona campus to help you prepare for a career in the growing healthcare industry. Our east valley healthcare school in Mesa is conveniently located close to Tempe, Chandler, and Gilbert. Benefit from expert instruction, hands-on technical training, and industry standard facilities with real medical equipment at Arizona College – Mesa. Click on one of our Allied Health program links below to learn more.

Medical Assistant with Phlebotomy

(30-week undergraduate diploma program)

Dental Assistant

(38-week undergraduate diploma program)

Medical Billing and Coding

(30-week undergraduate diploma program)

Pharmacy Technician

(34-week undergraduate diploma program)

Health Care Administration

(30-week associate’s degree program)

Looking for the Arizona College BSN program? Our nursing-only Tempe campus opened in August 2018!

Medical Assistant and Phlebotomist Allied Health training program at Arizona College in Mesa, Arizona.

Medical Assistant With Phlebotomy

30-week undergraduate diploma program offered at our Mesa & Glendale Campuses. Medical assistants can have a significant and meaningful impact on the lives of patients. Your entry into this rewarding health career begins with medical assistant training. Medical assistant responsibilities include procedures and tasks directly related to patient care, such as updating medical records, preparing medical instruments for doctors and physicians, performing clinical and administrative tasks, communicating with patients, and phlebotomist duties such as drawing blood.

Dental Assisting

38-week undergraduate diploma program offered at our Mesa & Glendale campuses. The path to becoming a certified dental assistant can begin in conjunction with the Dental Assisting Training Program at Arizona College. Two of the component exams necessary for certification, Radiation Health and Safety (RHS) and Infection Control (ICE), can be completed during this program. RHS and ICE have no eligibility requirements.

Dental Assistant Allied Health training program at Arizona College.
Pharmacy student using a computer at Arizona College

Pharmacy Technician

34-week undergraduate diploma program offered at our Glendale & Mesa Campuses. When you’re deciding where and how to obtain your pharmacy technician training, you’ll want a school that offers high-quality education in the classroom, personalized support, and the opportunity to get your hands dirty with real-life experience. Being both knowledgeable and experienced will make you a top candidate for employment after you get your diploma. Arizona College’s Pharmacy Technician program gives you the best of both worlds. Not only does the program hold a strong focus on classroom education, but you’ll also receive an off-site externship following the program’s completion.

Medical Billing & Coding

30-week undergraduate diploma program offered at our Glendale & Mesa Campuses. Medical Billing and Coding (or Health Information) is an exciting, fast-growing, in-demand allied health field that can allow you to enter the medical field without providing direct patient care. Arizona College’s Medical Billing & Coding diploma program features an off-campus, 5-week clinical externship that provides you with real-world experience in the field of medical information. Including the externship, the program length is approximately 30 weeks (6 quarters).

Medical Billing and Coding Allied Health training program at Arizona College in Mesa, Arizona.
Healthcare Administration Allied Health program at Arizona College in Mesa, Arizona.

Healthcare Administration

30-week Associate’s degree program offered at our Glendale & Mesa Campuses. Arizona College’s Health Care Administration associate degree program features a comprehensive academic curriculum that includes coursework with an emphasis on management while preparing you to support the business side of a health office. Our health administration courses cover training on the computer skills required for your administrative role and are taught by experienced faculty.

Finally, an allied health school near me!

A Mesa college for the entire east valley including Tempe, Chandler, Gilbert, and Mesa.

Additional hours available upon request.

COVID-19 Announcement

Due to COVID-19, we have implemented health and safety protocols at our nursing school, including temperature checks, mask-wearing, and sanitizing to protect our students and staff.

Allied Health School in Arizona.

Visit our Allied Health Mesa Campus

There are many benefits to attending Arizona College, including personalized attention from knowledgeable faculty, flexible program start dates, tutoring services, and financial aid options. Our Student Services team is also here to help you tackle daily needs such as class scheduling or transportation options.

Located just off Highways 101 and 202, Arizona College – Mesa is easily accessible from the light rail stop on Dobson and Main and from anywhere in the Phoenix East Valley. Request information now to talk with our Admissions team about our programs, enrollment processes, and campus tours. No GED or High School diploma is required.

Hear From Our Students

“My instructors at Arizona College of Allied Health were so knowledgable and the staff was wonderful!”

Yissete Beltran

““Arizona College of Allied Health gives you all the knowledge you need to thrive. ””

Healthcare Student

Tools for Your Success

Our Career Services team offers job search support and employment services to all Arizona College of Allied Health students and graduates, providing valuable tips and tools for resumes, cover letters, job applications, and preparing for interviews. We also provide our students support with conflict resolution, on-the-job success, networking, and planning for your future.


National & Programmatic Accreditation

Accrediting Bureau of Health Education Schools

1 All Arizona College campuses are institutionally accredited by the Accrediting Bureau of Health Education Schools (ABHES), a U.S. Department of Education-recognized national accrediting agency.

American Society of Health-System Pharmacists

The Pharmacy Technician program at Arizona College, Glendale is ASHP accredited. Accreditation is the act of granting credit or recognition, especially to an educational institution that maintains quality and compliance with the ASHP standards.