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Medical Assistant Tuition


Because WLAC is a public college, we can keep tuition low and quality high.


Effective 2012

CA Resident Tuition $46 per unit
Non-Resident Tuition

$46 per unit

$190 per unit (for all units)

International Students
studying from OUTSIDE the U.S.

$46 per unit (enrollment fee)

$207 per unit (tuition for all units)

$35 Application Fee

International Students
with an F-1 Visa studying ON CAMPUS

$46  per unit (enrollment fee)

$212 per unit (tuition for all units)

$35  Application Fee

$25  SEVIS Processing Fee

$498  Insurance Fall or Spring



ASO Fee: $7
Student Representation Fee: $1
Health Fee: $11 Fall or Spring ($8 Summer or Winter)
Parking Pass: $20

Fee Waivers ($0 Tuition!), Scholarships, Federal & State Grants, and Low Interest Loans Available. Contact the Financial Aid Office for more information and assistance

Additional Costs

  • Textbooks/workbooks (approx. $300)
  • Laboratory materials (approx. $35)
  • California Certification Exam ($115 - $155)
  • Malpractice Insurance (approx. $25)
  • Clinical uniform (approx. $75)

Financial Aid is available for qualifying students and may be used to offset these additional costs. Visit West Los Angeles College Office of Financial Aid by email at or by telephone at (310) 287-4532 for more information..