Medical Assistant Schools in Oregon
(found 17 schools)


Oregon Medical Assistant Society: Oregon Society of Medical Assistants
State Hospital Association: Oregon Association of Hospitals and Health Systems



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

White-water rafting on one of Oregon’s hundreds of rivers, skiing down its 10,000-foot peaks, and boating and camping in its state parks are just some of the exciting activities this state of roughly 3.2 million people has to offer. If you’re more of a big city person, then Portland or Salem are good to check out. You’ll find arts and culture attractions such as the annual Art Fair & Festival in Salem, numerous traveling theatre companies and plenty of places to dine.

Medical Assistant Education in Oregon

Oregon has several financial aid programs including the Oregon Rural Health Services Loan Repayment Program, the Oregon Opportunity Grants and the privately funded Ford Family Foundation Scholarships. There are many federally funded financial aid scholarships as well.

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Medical Assisting Careers in Oregon

According to 2010 data collected by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, the mean annual medical assistant salary in Oregon is approximately $32,540. Most aspiring medical assistants take a certification exam provided by the American Association of Medical Assistants, as many employers will not hire you without certification.

Find Medical Assistant Schools Near You

Anthem College
Campus Locations in: Beaverton, OR
Matching Programs: Medical Assistant
Program Types Offered: Diploma
Carrington College
Campus Locations in: Portland, OR
Matching Programs: Medical Administration, Medical Assistant/Limited X-Ray
Program Types Offered: Diploma
Programmatic Accreditation: ABHES
Central Oregon Community College
Campus Locations in: Bend, OR
Matching Programs: Medical Assistant Program
Program Types Offered: Certificate
Programmatic Accreditation: CAAHEP
Clackamas Community College
Campus Locations in: Oregon City, OR
Matching Programs: Medical Assistant Program
Program Types Offered: Certificate
Programmatic Accreditation: CAAHEP
Columbia Gorge Community College
Campus Locations in: The Dalles, OR
Matching Programs: Medical Assisting - Certificate
Program Types Offered: Certificate
Programmatic Accreditation: CAAHEP
Concorde Career College
Campus Locations in: Portland, OR
Matching Programs: Medical Assistant - Diploma, Medical Assistant Program, Medical Office Administration - Diploma
Program Types Offered: Diploma
Programmatic Accreditation: CAAHEP
Lane Community College
Campus Locations in: Eugene, OR
Matching Programs: Medical Assistant Program, Medical Office Assistant
Program Types Offered: Certificate
Programmatic Accreditation: CAAHEP
Linn-Benton Community College
Campus Locations in: Albany, OR
Matching Programs: Medical Assistant Program
Program Types Offered: Associate Degree
Programmatic Accreditation: CAAHEP
Mt Hood Community College
Campus Locations in: Gresham, OR
Matching Programs: Medical Assistant Program
Program Types Offered: Associate Degree
Programmatic Accreditation: CAAHEP
Portland Community College
Campus Locations in: Portland, OR
Matching Programs: Medical Assistant Program
Program Types Offered: Certificate
Programmatic Accreditation: CAAHEP
Sanford-Brown College
Campus Locations in: Portland, OR
Matching Programs: Medical Assistant Diploma
Program Types Offered: Diploma

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