Medical Assistant Schools in Colorado
(found 18 schools)


Colorado Medical Assistant Society: no AAMA affiliated society/chapter (Medical Assistants in this state belong to the AAMA at the national level instead)
State Hospital Association: Colorado Hospital Association



Listed below are all of the schools offering Medical Assistant programs in Colorado. 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

Colorado has 52 peaks that top 14,000 feet. It was after taking in the view from atop Pike’s Peak that Katherine Lee Bates wrote "America the Beautiful." It’s mountains are no secret, but it may be a surprise to learn that the state also has the nation’s tallest sand dunes in the 40,000 acre Sand Dune National Monument. For those living and working in the state, its natural splendor provides ample opportunity for recreation and exploration. And if you’re looking for a job as a medical assistant, you’ll find many openings in one of the fastest growing states in the nation.

Medical Assistant Education in Colorado

With nearly 10 schools offering medical assistant programs, many of which are accredited, you’ll find it easy to get the training and certification preparation you’re looking for. Medical assisting students can find scholarships through there schools or national organization and private companies.

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Medical Assisting Careers in Colorado

The outlook for medical assistants in Colorado is good. Denver is ranked as one of the top 10 metro areas to work in the profession. According to 2010 data collected by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, it affords a mean annual wage of over $32,500, and the wide variety of health care facilities offer plenty of job openings.

Find Medical Assistant Schools Near You

Anthem College
Campus Locations in: Aurora, CO
Matching Programs: Medical Assistant - Associates, Medical Assisting - Diploma
Program Types Offered: Associate Degree, Diploma
Programmatic Accreditation: ABHES
Arapahoe Community College
Campus Locations in: Littleton, CO
Matching Programs: Medical Assistant Program, Medical Assisting - Certificate
Program Types Offered: Certificate
Programmatic Accreditation: CAAHEP
Community College of Denver
Campus Locations in: Denver, CO
Matching Programs: Medical Assistant Program
Program Types Offered: Certificate
Programmatic Accreditation: CAAHEP
Concorde Career College
Campus Locations in: Aurora, CO
Matching Programs: Medical Assistant - Diploma, Medical Lab Technician - (AAS), Medical Office Administration - Diploma
Program Types Offered: Associate Degree, Diploma
Front Range Community College
Campus Locations in: Longmont, CO
Matching Programs: Medical Assisting - Certificate
Program Types Offered: Certificate
Programmatic Accreditation: CAAHEP
Heritage University
Campus Locations in: Denver, CO
Matching Programs: Associate of Occupational Studies - X-Ray Medical Technician-Medical Assistant, Medical Assistant
Program Types Offered: Associate Degree, Diploma
Programmatic Accreditation: ABHES
institute of Business and Medical Careers
Campus Locations in: Fort Collins, CO / Greeley, CO
Matching Programs: Medical Assistant
Program Types Offered: Associate Degree
IntelliTec Colleges
Campus Locations in: Grand Junction, CO / Pueblo, CO
Matching Programs: Medical Assistant
Program Types Offered: Certificate
Kaplan College
Campus Locations in: Denver, CO
Matching Programs: Medical Assistant - Diploma
Program Types Offered: Diploma
Pima Medical Institute
Campus Locations in: Colorado Springs, CO / Denver, CO
Matching Programs: Medical Assistant - Certificate
Program Types Offered: Certificate
Programmatic Accreditation: ABHES
Red Rocks Community College
Campus Locations in: Lakewood, CO
Matching Programs: Medical Assistant Program
Program Types Offered: Certificate
Programmatic Accreditation: CAAHEP
Westwood College
Campus Locations in: Denver (North), CO / Denver (South), CO
Matching Programs: Medical Assisting - Associate Degree, Medical Assisting - Diploma
Program Types Offered: Associate Degree, Diploma
Programmatic Accreditation: CAAHEP

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