Medical Assistant Schools in New York
(found 25 schools)


New York Medical Assistant Society: New York State Society of Medical Assistants
State Hospital Association: Healthcare Association of New York State



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

Millions of people travel to New York State every year, inspired by Manhattan’s reputation as the city that never sleeps. While the state of New York has a population of about 19.5 million, New York City has a population of almost 8.4 million, making it the most populous city in the United States. So why should you study and work as a medical assistant in New York? Over the past five years, jobs in the health care industry have steadily grown and, like many other states, New York is still experiencing a shortage of medical assistants, improving your chances of finding a job here.

Medical Assistant Education in New York

The New York State Regents Health Care Opportunity Scholarship is a good program to look into if you need help paying for post-secondary school. You may also want to check out more general state-specific scholarships such as the New York State Scholarships for Academic Excellence and New York’s Tuition Assistance Program.

Medical Assisting Careers in New York

According to 2010 data collected by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, the mean annual income for medical assistants in New York is $32,220. Before you jump into the job market, it would be wise to consider taking the certification examination provided by the American Association of Medical Assistants. This certification will greatly improve your chances of finding the right medical assistant job for you.

Here are the Medical Assistant schools...

Anthem Institute
Campus Locations in: Manhattan, NY
Matching Programs: Medical Assistant
Program Types Offered: Diploma
ASA College
Campus Locations in: Brooklyn, NY
Matching Programs: Medical Assistant Program
Program Types Offered: Associate Degree
Programmatic Accreditation: CAAHEP
Hunter Business School
Campus Locations in: Levittown, NY / Medford, NY
Matching Programs: Medical Assistant, Medical Office Administration
Program Types Offered: Diploma
Mandl School, The College of Allied Health
Campus Locations in: New York, NY
Matching Programs: Associate of Occupational Science in Medical Assisting, Medical Assistant - Associate of Occupational Science, Medical Assistant - Diploma, Medical Assisting - Diploma
Program Types Offered: Associate Degree, Diploma
Programmatic Accreditation: ABHES
Mildred Elley
Campus Locations in: Albany, NY / New York, NY
Matching Programs: Clinical Medical Assistant Certificate, Medical Assistant Associate
Program Types Offered: Associate Degree, Certificate
New York School For Medical & Dental Assistants
Campus Locations in: Astoria, NY
Matching Programs: Medical Assistants
Program Types Offered: Certificate
Plaza College
Campus Locations in: Jackson Heights, NY
Matching Programs: Medical Assistant Program
Program Types Offered: Associate Degree, Certificate
Programmatic Accreditation: CAAHEP
Ridley-Lowell Business & Technical Institute
Campus Locations in: Binghamton, NY / Poughkeepsie, NY
Matching Programs: Medical Assistant Program
Program Types Offered: Diploma
Programmatic Accreditation: CAAHEP
Sanford-Brown Institute
Campus Locations in: Garden City, NY / New York, NY / White Plains, NY
Matching Programs: Medical Assistant - Certificate, Medical Assistant (Diploma)
Program Types Offered: Certificate, Diploma
Programmatic Accreditation: ABHES
SBI Campus-Melville
Campus Locations in: Melville, NY
Matching Programs: Associate of Applied Science in Medical Assisting, Medical Assisting - Certificate
Program Types Offered: Associate Degree, Certificate
Programmatic Accreditation: ABHES
Star Career Academy
Campus Locations in: New York, NY
Matching Programs: Medical Assisting
Program Types Offered: Certificate
Suburban Tech
Campus Locations in: Hempstead, NY
Matching Programs: Medical Assistant
Program Types Offered: Certificate
SUNY-Broome Community College
Campus Locations in: Binghamton, NY
Matching Programs: Medical Assistant Program
Program Types Offered: Associate Degree
Programmatic Accreditation: CAAHEP
SUNY-Erie Community College
Campus Locations in: Williamsville, NY
Matching Programs: Medical Assistant Program
Program Types Offered: Associate Degree
SUNY-Niagara County Community College
Campus Locations in: Sanborn, NY
Matching Programs: Medical Assistant Program
Program Types Offered: Associate Degree
Programmatic Accreditation: CAAHEP
Swedish Institute College of Health Sciences
Campus Locations in: New York, NY
Matching Programs: Clinical and Administrative Medical Assistant
Program Types Offered: Associate Degree
The College of Westchester
Campus Locations in: White Plains, NY
Matching Programs: Medical Assistant Management, Medical Assistant Specialist
Program Types Offered: Certificate
Trocaire College
Campus Locations in: Buffalo, NY
Matching Programs: Medical Assistant Program
Program Types Offered: Associate Degree
Programmatic Accreditation: CAAHEP
Wood Tobe-Coburn School
Campus Locations in: New York, NY
Matching Programs: Medical Assistant Program
Program Types Offered: Associate Degree, Diploma
Programmatic Accreditation: CAAHEP

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