A program that prepares individuals to administer prescribed medications; observe and report patient reactions and side effects; and perform related emergency and recording duties under the supervision of nurses and/or physicians. Includes instruction in basic anatomy and physiology, common medications and their effects, taking vital signs, oxygen administration, medication administration and application, record-keeping, and patient observation.
|Rank||School Name||Students||% of Total||Total On-Campus Cost|
|1||Neosho County Community College||154||14%||$15,264|
|2||Salina Area Technical College||120||21%||$4,840|
|3||Allen County Community College||86||13%||$11,154|
|4||Johnson County Community College||66||2%||$3,750|
|5||Washburn Institute of Technology||50||5%||$5,608|
|6||Pratt Community College||46||7%||$11,200|
|7||Independence Community College||44||14%||$11,498|
|8||Coffeyville Community College||40||8%||$10,180|
|9||Fort Scott Community College||36||5%||$13,397|
|10||Highland Community College||32||5%||$11,099|
|11||North Central Kansas Technical College||27||6%||$15,100|
|12||Flint Hills Technical College||20||5%||$7,142|
|13||Kansas City Kansas Community College||17||1%||$19,866|
|14||Cloud County Community College||17||3%||$10,510|
|15||Wichita Area Technical College||13||1%||$8,186|
|16||Texas Health School||11||4%||N/A|
|17||Barton County Community College||8||1%||$15,365|
|18||Nicolet Area Technical College||7||1%||$5,930|
This list indicates the number of students that completed the Medication Aide program at the schools above.
It is not necessarily an indicator of academic rigor or quality of education.
Note that some schools do not have enough data to be ranked, and these schools will not appear in our lists.