Milan Institute-Las VegasLas Vegas, NV
710 South Tonopah Drive, Las Vegas, NV 89106-4031
Milan Institute-Las Vegas in Las Vegas, Nevada is a for-profit career college that offers diploma and certificate programs in the medical and beauty fields. The school is owned and operated by the Milan Institute, a privately held company based in California. The Las Vegas campus is one of 22 campuses in the Milan Institute system.
The Las Vegas campus opened in 2001 and offers programs in medical assisting, dental assisting, cosmetology, and massage therapy. The campus is located on West Tropicana Avenue, near the Las Vegas Strip.
The medical assisting program at Milan Institute-Las Vegas is accredited by the Commission on Accreditation of Allied Health Education Programs (CAAHEP). The cosmetology program is accredited by the National Accrediting Commission of Cosmetology Arts and Sciences (NACCAS).
The medical assisting program at Milan Institute-Las Vegas takes 10 months to complete. The program includes coursework in medical terminology, anatomy and physiology, medical office procedures, and insurance billing and coding. Students also complete a clinical externship at a local medical facility.
The cosmetology program at Milan Institute-Las Vegas takes nine months to complete. The program includes coursework in hair cutting, styling, and coloring; skin care; and nail care. Students also complete a practicum in a local salon.
Both the medical assisting and cosmetology programs at Milan Institute-Las Vegas prepare students for state licensing exams. Upon graduation, students are eligible to take the Certified Medical Assistant (CMA) exam or the Nevada State Board of Cosmetology exam, respectively.
Milan Institute-Las Vegas has a job placement rate of 85% for graduates of its medical assisting program and 100% for graduates of its cosmetology program. The school’s career services department assists students with job placement, resume writing, and interview preparation.
Milan Institute-Las Vegas is accredited by the Accrediting Council for Independent Colleges and Schools (ACICS). The school is also licensed by the Nevada Commission on Postsecondary Education.
Type: Private for-profit, less-than 2-year
Main Website: https://www.milaninstitute.edu/
Financial Aid: https://www.milaninstitute.edu/