Medical Assistant Schools in Arizona
(found 15 schools)


Arizona Medical Assistant Society: Arizona Society of Medical Assistants
State Hospital Association: Arizona Hospital and Healthcare Association



Listed below are all of the schools offering Medical Assistant programs in Arizona. As a rule, you should contact at least 3-5 schools during the course of your research, and ideally more. There are important differences between the programs in terms of cost, admissions requirements, and other characteristics, and, as with many things in life, the way to find the best Medical Assistant program for your needs is to spend some time shopping around.

Overview

Arizona offers something for just about everyone. Nature lovers will marvel at the Grand Canyon. Movie buffs will enjoy walking the streets of Old Tucson, the mock-up Old West town where movie legends like John Wayne, Jimmy Stewart, and Clint Eastwood made Rio Bravo, Winchester ’73, and The Outlaw Josey Wales. The northern part of the state has mountains and pleasant summers; the south has the Sonoran Desert with its iconic cactus stretches. The state has plenty of choices for medical assistants too. Arizona is among the states with the most job openings for medical assistants.

Medical Assistant Education in Arizona

If you’re looking for a medical assistant program in Arizona, you have nearly 10 to choose from, including ones that are CAAHEP accredited. Scholarships and other forms of financial aid are available through colleges and national medical assistant associations.

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Medical Assisting Careers in Arizona

The future for medical assistants is bright in Arizona, with over 1,000 job openings a year. The mean hourly wage is about $15 per hour, according to 2010 data collected by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics.

Find Medical Assistant Schools Near You

Anthem College
Campus Locations in: Phoenix, AZ
Matching Programs: Medical Assistant Associate Degree, Medical Assistant Diploma
Program Types Offered: Associate Degree, Diploma
Arizona College of Allied Health
Campus Locations in: Glendale, AZ
Matching Programs: Associate of Occupational Science in Medical Assisting, Medical Assisting - Diploma
Program Types Offered: Associate Degree, Diploma
Programmatic Accreditation: ABHES
Carrington College
Campus Locations in: Mesa, AZ / Phoenix, AZ / Tucson, AZ
Matching Programs: Medical Administration
Program Types Offered: Diploma
Central Arizona College
Campus Locations in: Apache Junction, AZ
Matching Programs: Medical Assistant - Associate Degree
Program Types Offered: Associate Degree
Programmatic Accreditation: CAAHEP
Everest College Phoenix
Campus Locations in: Mesa, AZ / Phoenix, AZ
Matching Programs: Medical Assistant Diploma
Program Types Offered: Diploma
Kaplan College
Campus Locations in: Phoenix, AZ
Matching Programs: Medical Assistant - Diploma
Program Types Offered: Diploma
Programmatic Accreditation: CAAHEP
Lamson College
Campus Locations in: Phoenix, AZ
Matching Programs: Medical Assistant
Program Types Offered: Certificate
Penn Foster College
Campus Locations in: Scottsdale, AZ
Matching Programs: Medical Assisting
Program Types Offered: Associate Degree
Pima Medical Institute
Campus Locations in: Mesa, AZ / Tucson, AZ
Matching Programs: Medical Assisting - Certificate
Program Types Offered: Certificate
Programmatic Accreditation: ABHES
Providence Training Institute
Campus Locations in: Phoenix, AZ
Matching Programs: Clincial Medical Assisting
Program Types Offered: Certificate
Sanford-Brown College
Campus Locations in: Phoenix, AZ
Matching Programs: Medical Assistant Diploma
Program Types Offered: Diploma
The Bryman School of Arizona
Campus Locations in: Phoenix - Black Canyon, AZ / Phoenix, AZ
Matching Programs: Medical Assistant - Associate of Science, Medical Assistant - Diploma, Medical Assistant Technician - Diploma, Medical Assisting
Program Types Offered: Associate Degree, Certificate, Diploma
Programmatic Accreditation: ABHES
Tucson College
Campus Locations in: Tucson, AZ
Matching Programs: Medical Assistant
Program Types Offered: Diploma

Salary numbers provided are from the US Bureau of Labor Statistics.