New Mexico Dental Assistant Training Programs and Schools

Career Information for Dental Assistants in New Mexico

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Fast Facts for Dental Assistants in New Mexico

  • Cities with highest percentage of jobs relative to population: Farmington and Santa Fe
  • Cities with lowest percentage of jobs relative to population: Albuquerque and Las Cruces
  • Cities with the highest absolute number of jobs: Albuquerque and Farmington

Salaries for Dental Assistants in New Mexico

  • Metro areas with the highest median salaries: Santa Fe and Albuquerque

Schools for Dental Assistants in New Mexico are listed below.

Selected Dental Assistant Schools in New Mexico

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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

Flexible career learning to fit your busy lifestyle - National American University.

  • Programs: Medical Administrative Assistant A.A.S., Medical Assisting A.A.S.
  • Degrees: Associate

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

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  • Programs: Medical Assisting Online
  • 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.

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

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 New Mexico Dental Assistant Schools

School Name Campus Highest Award Enrolled
Central New Mexico Community College Albuquerque Associate 22,759
Eastern New Mexico University-Roswell Campus Roswell Associate 3,917
Luna Community College Las Vegas Associate 2,112
New Mexico State University-Dona Ana Las Cruces Associate 7,803
Pima Medical Institute Albuquerque Albuquerque Associate 716
Santa Fe Community College Santa Fe Associate 3,963
University of New Mexico-Gallup Campus Gallup Associate 2,636

Job Popularity in Metro Areas for Dental Assistants

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

New Mexico

Albuquerque 1320 $31930 1.5
Farmington 190 $35370 1.61
Las Cruces 180 $29560 1.1
Santa Fe 180 $37900 1.29
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