Arizona Dental Assistant Training Programs and Schools

Career Information for Dental Assistants in Arizona

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Fast Facts for Dental Assistants in Arizona

  • Cities with highest percentage of jobs relative to population: Prescott, Flagstaff and Kingman
  • Cities with lowest percentage of jobs relative to population: Yuma, Tucson and Phoenix
  • Cities with the highest absolute number of jobs: Phoenix, Tucson and Prescott

Salaries for Dental Assistants in Arizona

  • Metro areas with the highest median salaries: Prescott, Tucson and Phoenix

Schools for Dental Assistants in Arizona are listed below.

Selected Dental Assistant Schools in Arizona

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At Fortis Institute, you may get the skills and training you need to prepare for a career.

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  • Programs: Dental Assisting
  • Degrees: Diploma

Kaplan University is focused on recognizing the achievements of military and veteran students and offers the flexibility of an online education.

  • Programs: Medical Assisting
  • Degrees: Certificate
Arizona College
Glendale, Mesa

Arizona College prepares students to work in the 'real world' of medicine.

  • Programs: Dental Assisting, Medical Assisting
  • Degrees: Diploma, Associate
Brookline College
Phoenix, Tempe, Tucson

Get hands-on training with Brookline College. We offer diploma and degree programs in the areas of health care, business, nursing, criminal justice, paralegal, and computer security.

  • Programs: Diploma - Dental Assistant, Diploma - Medical Assistant
  • Degrees: Diploma
Orion College

Orion College is a post-secondary vocational school offering Associate Degree programs in Business Administration, Medical Assisting and Healthcare Management.. By utilizing online learning, students have the flexibility to continue their education from the convenience of their own home. Our virtual classrooms will enable students to attend classes and communicate with instructors and classmates. Students can complete some programs without leaving their current employment or sacrificing family time.

  • Programs: Medical Assisting
  • Degrees: Associate, Diploma

For over 35 years, Keiser University has provided student-centered, quality career education. Keiser University Online offers degree programs online to prepare students for in-demand professions.

  • Programs: Associate of Science in Medical Assisting Science
  • Degrees: Associate

Designed with the needs of working adult students in mind, South University, Online Programs is built on the similar curriculum offered at South University's campus locations. As a student at South University, Online Programs you will receive the same quality instruction, variety of learning options and level of service found at the campus locations.

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More Arizona Dental Assistant Schools

School Name Campus Highest Award Enrolled
Mohave Community College Kingman Associate 5,879
Phoenix College Phoenix Associate 11,097
Pima Community College Tucson Associate 32,982
Pima Medical Institute Mesa Mesa Associate 958
Pima Medical Institute Tucson Tucson Associate 900
Rio Salado College Tempe Associate 18,331

Job Popularity in Metro Areas for Dental Assistants

The map below shows job statistics for the career type by metro area, for Arizona. A table below the map shows job popularity and salaries across the state.

Metro Areas Rated for Popularity for:
Dental Assistants

Listed below are metro areas ranked by the popularity of jobs for Dental Assistants relative to the population of the city, as of 2008. Salary data was obtained from the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics.

A Relative Popularity of 1.0 means that the city has an average number of the particular job, for its population, compared to the rest of the US. Higher numbers mean proportionally more jobs of that type.

Metro Area Jobs Salary


Flagstaff 200 $32150 1.45
Phoenix 4850 $36630 1.1
Mesa 4850 $36630 1.1
Scottsdale 4850 $36630 1.1
Prescott 150 $34620 1.08
Lake Havasu City 0 $32580 0
Kingman 0 $32580 0
Sierra Vista 100 $39350 1.28
Douglas 100 $39350 1.28
Tucson 980 $33960 1.17
Yuma 110 $32490 0.78
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