Georgia Dental Assistant Training Programs and Schools

Career Information for Dental Assistants in Georgia

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Fast Facts for Dental Assistants in Georgia

  • Cities with highest percentage of jobs relative to population: Hinesville, Rome and Columbus
  • Cities with lowest percentage of jobs relative to population: Dalton, Macon and Gainesville
  • Cities with the highest absolute number of jobs: Atlanta, Augusta and Savannah

Salaries for Dental Assistants in Georgia

  • Metro areas with the highest median salaries: Atlanta, Brunswick and Dalton

Schools for Dental Assistants in Georgia are listed below.

Selected Dental Assistant Schools in Georgia

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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, Medical Assisting
  • Degrees: Associate

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
South University

As a student at South University, you will have the opportunity to learn from accomplished faculty members who have real-world experience in the subjects that they teach. Our small class sizes allow you to receive personalized attention from instructors, and the encouragement to recognize your goals for the future and the means to achieve them.

  • Programs: Medical Assisting (AS)
  • Degrees: Associate
Virginia College
Columbus, Savannah

Set your career in motion at Virginia College.

  • Programs: AS - Medical Office Administration, AS - Medical Assistant, Certificate in Medical Assistant
  • Degrees: Associate, Certificate

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

With Miller-Motte you can expect the focus to be on you, the student, and your career. We are committed to Changing Futures, Changing Lives, and it all starts with you. You can rely on challenging programs, interesting curriculum, and educators with industry experience preparing you for your new future.

  • Programs: Medical Assisting - Associate of Occupational Science
  • Degrees: Associate
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More Georgia Dental Assistant Schools

School Name Campus Highest Award Enrolled
Albany Technical College Albany Associate 2,770
Athens Technical College Athens Associate 4,041
Atlanta Technical College Atlanta Associate 3,327
Augusta Technical College Augusta Associate 4,516
Columbus Technical College Columbus Associate 3,604
Coosa Valley Technical College Rome Associate 2,628
Griffin Technical College Griffin Associate 4,032
Gwinnett Technical College Lawrenceville Associate 4,789
Lanier Technical College Oakwood Associate 3,303
Middle Georgia Technical College Warner Robins Associate 2,851
Ogeechee Technical College Statesboro Associate 1,921
Savannah Technical College Savannah Associate 4,159
Swainsboro Technical College Swainsboro Associate 664
Valdosta Technical College Valdosta Associate 2,391
West Central Technical College Waco Associate 3,530

Job Popularity in Metro Areas for Dental Assistants

The map below shows job statistics for the career type by metro area, for Georgia. 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


Albany 110 $27870 0.77
Athens 220 $35070 1.17
Clarke County 220 $35070 1.17
Atlanta 6500 $37610 1.12
Sandy Springs 6500 $37610 1.12
Roswell 6500 $37610 1.12
Gainesville 140 $31820 0.74
Hinesville 80 $35150 1.96
Brunswick 120 $28170 1.28
Dalton 120 $29910 0.75
Rome 50 $35280 0.64
Macon 200 $32230 0.89
Savannah 290 $35820 0.76
Valdosta 120 $29430 0.97
Warner Robins 160 $29620 1.02
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