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Highline college ‐ Programs, Tuition, and Reviews

Highline college is located in Des Moines, WA, but also offers classes online. This school offers training in 38 qualifications, with the most reviewed qualifications being AED Certification, Certified Medical Assistant, and Certified Nursing Assistant (CNA). Time to complete this education training ranges from 1 hour to 2 years depending on the qualification, with a median time to complete of 6 months. The cost to attend Highline college ranges from $65 to $26,000 depending on the qualification, with a median cost of $450. When asked how they paid for their training, most reviewers responded, "I received grants and/or scholarship funding".

The most commonly reported benefits of attending Highline college are "Good teachers" and "Positive environment", but respondents also mentioned "Hands-on training" and "Helpful career services" as notable benefits. Highline college has been reviewed 48 times, with an average rating of 4.31 out of 5. About 94% of reviewers would recommend Highline college to a friend.

School Information

1 hour - 2 years


  • AAS Medical Assisiing Degree and AAMA Certified: $20,000
  • Certified Nursing Assistant (CNA): $800 - $1,000
  • CPR Certification: $350
  • AED Certification: $350
  • First Aid Certification: $350
  • BLS Certification: $1,100
  • Flagger Certificate: $65
  • Certified Respiratory Care Advanced Cardiac Life Support; Basic Life Support; AARC member Registered Respiratory Therapist # • Certified Nursing Assistant: $26,000
  • X-Ray Certification: $12,000
  • Chemical Dependency Professional: $20
  • Patient Account Specialist Certificate: $3,000
  • Certificate in Customer Service: $245
  • Certified Medical Assistant: Under $10
  • Chemical Dependency Professional Certificate: $200,000
  • Certified Phlebotomy Technician certificate: $6,000
  • MCP: $250
  • Driver's License: Under $10 - $450
  • Mental Health First Aid Certificate: $100

What do students think about this program?

Top pros

Good teachers Mentioned in 35 reviews
Positive environment Mentioned in 31 reviews
Hands-on training Mentioned in 30 reviews

Recent reviews



Flexible class hours, Good teachers, Affordable, Positive environment, Hands-on training

Other comments

I love my teacher Ms. Maggie she really helped me a lot. The program was offered with a lot of funding outlets so there is no excuse to be unsuccessful.



Positive environment, Hands-on training


Hard to do schooling and work fulltime.

Other comments

A nice mix of text book in class and hands of the on training. Very flexible class scheduled. Day and night classes as Well.i have to reactivate my CNA licence? I hope to find a class online?
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