Medical Assistant Schools in Georgia
(found 38 schools)


Georgia 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: Georgia Hospital Association



Listed below are all of the schools offering Medical Assistant programs in Georgia. 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 largest state in the Southeast, Georgia provides a mix of old and new. Tourists can walk a Civil War battlefield at Chickamauga, visit Franklin D. Roosevelt’s Little White House at Warm Springs, or explore the natural beauty of the Sea Islands. But along with its natural beauty and historic past, Georgia is a hub for transportation and communication in the region, and these industries have drawn new people to the state. As a result of this growth, medical assistants will find Georgia a good place to find work.

Medical Assistant Education in Georgia

With over 30 schools to choose from, future medical assistants can find the program that’s right for them. Scholarships are available through the national medical assistant associations.

Medical Assisting Careers in Georgia

Georgia is among the top 10 states for the most job openings for medical assistants. The pay is not as high as in other states, but at just over $13.50 according to 2010 data collected by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, the mean hourly wage is on par with other states in the region.

Here are the Medical Assistant schools...

Albany Technical College
Campus Locations in: Albany, GA
Matching Programs: Medical Assistant Program
Program Types Offered: Diploma
Programmatic Accreditation: CAAHEP
American Professional Institute
Campus Locations in: Decatur, GA / Duluth, GA / Gainesville, GA / Macon, GA / Milledgeville, GA
Matching Programs: Medical Assistant, Medical Assistant - Certificate
Program Types Offered: Certificate
Programmatic Accreditation: ABHES
Anthem College
Campus Locations in: Atlanta, GA
Matching Programs: Diploma in Medical Assisting, Medical Assistant Technician - Diploma, Medical Assisting - AS
Program Types Offered: Associate Degree, Diploma
Atlanta Technical College
Campus Locations in: Atlanta, GA
Matching Programs: Medical Assistant Program
Program Types Offered: Diploma
Programmatic Accreditation: CAAHEP
Augusta Technical College
Campus Locations in: Augusta, GA
Matching Programs: Medical Assistant Program
Program Types Offered: Diploma
Programmatic Accreditation: CAAHEP
Chattahoochee Technical College
Campus Locations in: Acworth, GA / Jasper, GA / Marietta, GA
Matching Programs: Medical Assistant - Diploma, Medical Assistant Program, Medical Assisting - Diploma
Program Types Offered: Diploma
Programmatic Accreditation: CAAHEP
Columbus Technical College
Campus Locations in: Columbus, GA
Matching Programs: Medical Assistant Program
Program Types Offered: Certificate
Programmatic Accreditation: CAAHEP
Dalton State College
Campus Locations in: Dalton, GA
Matching Programs: Medical Assistant Program
Program Types Offered: Associate Degree, Certificate
Programmatic Accreditation: CAAHEP
Fortis College
Campus Locations in: Atlanta, GA / Smyrna, GA
Matching Programs: Medical Assistant, Medical Assistant - Associate of Occupational Science, Medical Assistant - Diploma
Program Types Offered: Associate Degree, Diploma
Programmatic Accreditation: ABHES
Georgia Northwestern Technical College
Campus Locations in: Rock Spring, GA / Rome, GA
Matching Programs: Medical Assistant Program
Program Types Offered: Diploma
Programmatic Accreditation: CAAHEP
Georgia Piedmont Technical College
Campus Locations in: Clarkston, GA
Matching Programs: Medical Assistant Program
Program Types Offered: Diploma
Programmatic Accreditation: CAAHEP
Gwinnett College
Campus Locations in: Atlanta, GA / Marietta, GA
Matching Programs: Medical Office Administration
Program Types Offered: Diploma
Gwinnett Technical College
Campus Locations in: Lawrenceville, GA
Matching Programs: Medical Assistant - Diploma, Medical Assisting - Diploma
Program Types Offered: Diploma
Programmatic Accreditation: CAAHEP
Iverson Institute
Campus Locations in: Atlanta, GA
Matching Programs: Medical Assistant Diploma
Program Types Offered: Diploma
Lanier Technical College
Campus Locations in: Cumming, GA / Oakwood, GA / Winder, GA
Matching Programs: Medical Assistant Program
Program Types Offered: Diploma
Programmatic Accreditation: CAAHEP
Miller-Motte Technical College
Campus Locations in: Columbus, GA
Matching Programs: Medical Assisting - Associate of Occupational Science Degree, Medical Office Assistant - Certificate
Program Types Offered: Associate Degree, Certificate
Moultrie Technical College
Campus Locations in: Moultrie, GA
Matching Programs: Medical Assistant Program
Program Types Offered: Diploma
Programmatic Accreditation: CAAHEP
North Georgia Technical College
Campus Locations in: Blairsville, GA / Clarkesville, GA
Matching Programs: Medical Assistant Program
Program Types Offered: Diploma
Programmatic Accreditation: CAAHEP
Oconee Fall Line Technical College
Campus Locations in: Dublin, GA
Matching Programs: Medical Assistant Program
Program Types Offered: Diploma
Programmatic Accreditation: CAAHEP
Ogeechee Technical College
Campus Locations in: Statesboro, GA
Matching Programs: Medical Assistant Program
Program Types Offered: Diploma
Programmatic Accreditation: CAAHEP
Okefenokee Technical College
Campus Locations in: Waycross, GA
Matching Programs: Medical Assisting - Diploma
Program Types Offered: Diploma
Programmatic Accreditation: CAAHEP
Sanford-Brown College
Campus Locations in: Atlanta, GA
Matching Programs: Medical Assistant - Certificate, Medical Assisting - Diploma
Program Types Offered: Certificate, Diploma
Programmatic Accreditation: ABHES
Savannah Technical College
Campus Locations in: Savannah, GA
Matching Programs: Medical Assistant Program
Program Types Offered: Diploma
Programmatic Accreditation: CAAHEP
South University
Campus Locations in: Savannah, GA
Matching Programs: Medical Assistant Program
Program Types Offered: Associate Degree
Programmatic Accreditation: CAAHEP
Southeastern Technical College
Campus Locations in: Vidalia, GA
Matching Programs: Medical Assistant Program
Program Types Offered: Diploma
Programmatic Accreditation: CAAHEP
Southern Crescent Technical College
Campus Locations in: Griffin, GA
Matching Programs: Medical Assistant Program
Program Types Offered: Diploma
Programmatic Accreditation: CAAHEP
Southwest Georgia Technical College
Campus Locations in: Thomasville, GA
Matching Programs: Medical Assistant Program
Program Types Offered: Diploma
Programmatic Accreditation: CAAHEP
Swainsboro Technical College
Campus Locations in: Swainsboro, GA
Matching Programs: Medical Assistant Program
Program Types Offered: Diploma
Programmatic Accreditation: CAAHEP
United Education Institute
Campus Locations in: Morrow, GA
Matching Programs: Medical Assistant
Program Types Offered: Certificate
West Georgia Technical College
Campus Locations in: LaGrange, GA / Waco, GA
Matching Programs: Medical Assistant Program
Program Types Offered: Diploma
Programmatic Accreditation: CAAHEP
Westwood College
Campus Locations in: Atlanta (Midtown), GA / Atlanta (Northlake), GA
Matching Programs: Medical Assistant - Associates, 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.