Medical Assistant Schools in Delaware
(found 2 schools)


Delaware 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: Delaware Healthcare Association



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

The first state to vote to ratify the Constitution in 1787, Delaware was first settled by Dutch and Swedish colonists in the 17th century. If you’re interested in the state’s colonial past, you can see the oldest working Protestant church in the nation at Holy Trinity Church or stroll through the streets of New Castle, a nearly unchanged 18th century capital.

Medical Assistant Education in Delaware

Delaware has fewer than 5 medical assisting schools, but students do have the option of attending a CAAHEP accredited program. Scholarships for medical assisting students are available through the American Association of Medical Assistants and the American Medical Technologists as well as some other private organizations.

Medical Assisting Careers in Delaware

The average medical assistant can expect to earn an average of a little over $14 an hour, according to 2010 data collected by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics.

Find Medical Assistant Schools Near You

Delaware Technical and Community College
Campus Locations in: Wilmington, DE
Matching Programs: Medical Assistant Program, Medical Assisting - Associate Degree
Program Types Offered: Associate Degree
Programmatic Accreditation: CAAHEP
Harris School
Campus Locations in: Dover, DE / Wilmington, DE
Matching Programs: Medical Assistant Certificate, Professional Medical Assistant Certificate
Program Types Offered: Certificate

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