Statement of History and Ownership

The management and the faculty of Gurnick Academy of Medical Arts have intensive healthcare and management backgrounds. For years, the highly skilled doctors and medical technologists, as well as the strong management team, allowed Gurnick Academy of Medical Arts to serve the community by providing high quality healthcare education. Our campuses offer a learning environment that is affluent and challenging, but prepares graduates with an experience, perspective and hands-on training, that promotes success in healthcare field.

Feb 2004

San Mateo Campus offers UT Program

Jan 2005

San Mateo Campus offers VN and MRI Technology Programs

Dec 2005

Concord Campus offers VN Program

Nov 2007

Fresno and Modesto Campuses offer VN Program

Mar 2008

Concord Campus offers Psychiatric PT Program

Jun 2008

Concord Campus offers RT Program

Dec 2009

Accrediting Bureau for Health Education Schools (ABHES) grants us Institutional Accreditation

Mar 2010

Joint Review Committee on Education in Radiologic Technology (JRCERT) grants us RT Program accreditation

Feb 2013

ABHES approves our PTA Associate of Science Degree Program
San Mateo Campus offers PTA Program

Mar 2013

ABHES approves our PHL Program
All Campuses offer PHL Program

May 2013

ABHES approves our Modesto Campus MRIT Program
Modesto Campus offers MRI Technology Program

Jul 2013

ABHES approves our PFT Program
San Mateo Campus offers PFT Program

Aug 2013

ABHES accredits us for a maximum timeframe of 8 years through February 28 of 2022

Jan 2014

American Registry of Radiologic Technologies (ARRT) recognizes our MRIT, RT and UT programs

Jul 2014

ABHES approves the Bachelor of Science in Nursing Degree Program
Concord Campus offers BSN program (RN to BSN pathway)

Sep 2014

ABHES approves the Associate of Science in Magnetic Resonance Imaging Program

San Mateo and Modesto Campuses offer AS MRI program

Oct 2014

ABHES approves the Nurse Assistant Program

San Mateo Campus offers NA program

Dec 2014

Commission on Accreditation in Physical Therapy Education (CAPTE) grants us PTA program accreditation 

Jan 2015

ABHES approves the Associate of Science in Radiologic Technology Program

Concord Campus offers AS RT Program


ABHES approves the Associate of Science in Ultrasound Technology Program
San Mateo Campus offers AS UT Program

Gurnick Academy of Medical Arts, including all four campuses, is formed as a sole-proprietorship and is wholly owned by Konstantin Gourji, who also serves as the current Chief Executive Officer.