Indiana Dental Assistant Training Programs and Schools

Career Information for Dental Assistants in Indiana

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Fast Facts for Dental Assistants in Indiana

  • Cities with highest percentage of jobs relative to population: Anderson, Muncie and Kokomo
  • Cities with lowest percentage of jobs relative to population: Elkhart, Terre Haute and Michigan City
  • Cities with the highest absolute number of jobs: Indianapolis, Gary and Fort Wayne

Salaries for Dental Assistants in Indiana

  • Metro areas with the highest median salaries: Bloomington, Indianapolis and South Bend

Schools for Dental Assistants in Indiana are listed below.

Selected Dental Assistant Schools in Indiana

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Ross Medical Education Centers
Evansville, Lafayette, Muncie

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  • Programs: Dental Assistant, Medical Assistant
  • Degrees: Certificate
Fortis Institute

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: 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
Brightwood College
Hammond, Indianapolis

About Brightwood College

Brightwood College offers accelerated programs that combine flexible schedules and professional instruction to create a rewarding learning experience for individuals focused on gaining the skills for specific careers. Brightwood College is owned and operated by Education Corporation of America.

  • Programs: Dental Assistant , Medical Office Specialist, Medical Assistant
  • Degrees: Diploma

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.

  • Programs: Health Sciences (BS)
  • Degrees: Bachelor

Ultimate Medical Academy (UMA) offers industry-relevant knowledge and training for in demand careers in healthcare.

  • Programs: Diploma - Medical Administrative Assistant
  • Degrees: 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
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More Indiana Dental Assistant Schools

School Name Campus Highest Award Enrolled
Indiana University-Northwest Gary Masters 4,790
Indiana University-Purdue University-Fort Wayne Fort Wayne Masters 11,943
Indiana University-Purdue University-Indianapolis Indianapolis Doctorate & First Professional 29,854
Indiana University-South Bend South Bend Masters 7,517
Ivy Tech Community College-Columbus Columbus Associate 2,476
Ivy Tech Community College-East Central Muncie Associate 5,637
Ivy Tech Community College-Kokomo Kokomo Associate 3,152
Ivy Tech Community College-Lafayette Lafayette Associate 5,914
University of Southern Indiana Evansville Doctorate 9,939

Job Popularity in Metro Areas for Dental Assistants

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


Fort Wayne 540 $35640 1.11
Bloomington 170 $35780 1.06
Indianapolis 1650 $36930 0.71
Carmel 1650 $36930 0.71
Anderson 1650 $36930 0.71
Elkhart 140 $38490 0.47
Goshen 140 $38490 0.47
Kokomo 110 $34130 1.21
Lafayette 150 $35160 0.71
West Lafayette 150 $35160 0.71
Michigan City 50 $38090 0.54
La Porte 50 $38090 0.54
Muncie 110 $29910 1.13
Terre Haute 80 $23040 0.5
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