Medical Assistant Schools in Utah
(found 11 schools)


Utah 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: Utah Hospitals and Health Systems Association



Listed below are schools offering Medical Assistant programs in Utah. As a rule, you should contact at least 3-5 schools during the course of your research, and ideally more. As with many things in life, the way to find the right Medical Assistant program for your needs is to spend some time shopping around.

Overview

Utah is probably best known for its large Mormon population. Home to national attractions like the Great Salt Lake and the Bonneville Salt Flats, the city offers loads of tourist sights. Traces of the 2002 Salt Lake City Olympics are still evident in the Utah Olympic Park and the Utah Olympic Oval, which remain in operation for a variety of winter sports, from skiing to speed skating. Salt Lake City is Utah’s most significant metropolitan area, being both its largest city and the state capital.

Medical Assistant Education in Utah

If you are a high school student in Utah and are hoping to pursue a medical assistant education in the state, you may be interested in the Utah Centennial Scholarship and New Century Scholarship programs. Students in Utah can also benefit from the Western Interstate Commission for Higher Education, a 15-state consortium which provides out-of-state tuition assistance for students, notably in the health care and education fields.

Medical Assisting Careers in Utah

The city of St. George, Utah, is notable as one of the five US metropolitan areas with the highest concentration of medical assistants employed. Those who receive certification from the American Association of Medical Assistants can expect better job opportunities and higher pay. The mean annual salary of medical assistants in the state is $27,630, according to 2010 data collected by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics.

Find Medical Assistant Schools Near You

AmeriTech College
Campus Locations in: Provo, UT
Matching Programs: Medical Assistant, Medical Assistant Program
Program Types Offered: Diploma
AmeriTech College
Campus Locations in: Draper, UT / Provo, UT
Matching Programs: Medical Assistant
Program Types Offered: Diploma
Bridgerland Applied Technology College
Campus Locations in: Logan, UT
Matching Programs: Medical Assistant Program
Program Types Offered: Certificate
Programmatic Accreditation: CAAHEP
Broadview University
Campus Locations in: Layton, UT / Orem, UT / West Jordan, UT
Matching Programs: Medical Assistant, Medical Assistant Program
Program Types Offered: Associate Degree, Diploma
Davis Applied Technology College
Campus Locations in: Kaysville, UT
Matching Programs: Medical Assistant Program
Program Types Offered: Certificate
Programmatic Accreditation: CAAHEP
Everest College
Campus Locations in: West Valley City, UT
Matching Programs: Medical Assistant Program
Program Types Offered: Associate Degree, Diploma
Programmatic Accreditation: CAAHEP
Latter-day Saints Business College
Campus Locations in: Salt Lake City, UT
Matching Programs: Medical Assistant Program
Program Types Offered: Associate Degree, Certificate
Programmatic Accreditation: CAAHEP
Ogden-Weber Applied Technology College
Campus Locations in: Ogden, UT
Matching Programs: Medical Assistant Program
Program Types Offered: Certificate
Programmatic Accreditation: CAAHEP
Salt Lake Community College
Campus Locations in: Salt Lake City, UT / West Jordan, UT
Matching Programs: Medical Assistant - Certificate, Medical Assistant Program
Program Types Offered: Certificate
Programmatic Accreditation: CAAHEP
Stevens-Henager College
Campus Locations in: Logan, UT / Ogden, UT / Orem/Provo, UT
Matching Programs: Medical Assistant Program, Medical Assisting - Associate Degree
Program Types Offered: Associate Degree
Programmatic Accreditation: CAAHEP
Tooele Applied Technology College
Campus Locations in: Tooele, UT
Matching Programs: Clinical Medical Assistant
Program Types Offered: Certificate

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