South Carolina Dental Assistant Training Programs and Schools

Career Information for Dental Assistants in South Carolina

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Fast Facts for Dental Assistants in South Carolina

  • Cities with highest percentage of jobs relative to population: Anderson, Sumter and Myrtle Beach
  • Cities with lowest percentage of jobs relative to population: Spartanburg, Greenville and Columbia
  • Cities with the highest absolute number of jobs: Columbia, Charleston and Greenville

Salaries for Dental Assistants in South Carolina

  • Metro areas with the highest median salaries: Myrtle Beach, Anderson and Sumter

Schools for Dental Assistants in South Carolina are listed below.

Selected Dental Assistant Schools in South Carolina

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Fortis Institute

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

* Programs vary by location

* Please contact each individual campus for accreditation information

  • Programs: Dental Assisting, Medical Assistant
  • Degrees: Diploma
Medical Careers Institute
Columbia, Greenville, North Charleston

Medical Career Institute

  • Programs: Medical Assisting - Associate
  • 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

Set your career in motion at Virginia College.

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

Get personalized attention with UMA.

One-on-one tutoring, pre-interview coaching, job search assistance, alumni services-they’re all included in Ultimate Medical Academy’s competitively priced tuition. As a nationally accredited school, we provide quality career training online and at our two campuses in the Tampa Bay area of Florida.

  • 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
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
Miller-Motte Technical College
Conway, North Charleston

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 Clinical Assistant - Diploma, Medical Assisting - Associate of Applied Science, Clinical Office Assistant - Diploma, more...
  • Degrees: Diploma, Associate
Centura College

Centura College, with campus locations in Virginia, South Carolina and Florida.

  • Programs: AOS Medical Assisting - Management Concentration, AOS Medical Assisting - Clinical Concentration, Medical Assistant Certificate
  • Degrees: Associate, Certificate

You can complete Southeastern Institute's training programs in as few as 8 months!* Receive handson instruction from caring instructors with practical experience in the fields in which they teach. Southeastern's small class sizes and individualized attention can be just what you need to succeed.

  • Programs: Certificate in Medical Assisting
  • Degrees: Certificate
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More South Carolina Dental Assistant Schools

School Name Campus Highest Award Enrolled
Florence-Darlington Technical College Florence Associate 3,956
Greenville Technical College Greenville Associate 14,300
Horry-Georgetown Technical College Conway Associate 5,800
Midlands Technical College West Columbia Associate 10,706
Spartanburg Community College Spartanburg Associate 4,459
Tri-County Technical College Pendleton Associate 5,223
Trident Technical College Charleston Associate 12,076
York Technical College Rock Hill Associate 4,731

Job Popularity in Metro Areas for Dental Assistants

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

South Carolina

Florence 130 $34480 0.67
Greenville 690 $35560 0.77
Anderson 690 $35560 0.77
Mauldin 690 $35560 0.77
Hilton Head Island 250 $35100 1.53
Bluffton 250 $35100 1.53
Beaufort 250 $35100 1.53
Charleston 440 $36280 0.6
North Charleston 440 $36280 0.6
Columbia 760 $34540 0.89
Spartanburg 310 $33040 0.97
Sumter 90 $33310 1.15
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