Pennsylvania Home Health Aide Training Programs and Schools

Career Information for Home Health Aides in Pennsylvania

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Fast Facts for Home Health Aides in Pennsylvania

  • Cities with highest percentage of jobs relative to population: Williamsport, Erie and State College
  • Cities with lowest percentage of jobs relative to population: York, Harrisburg and Lancaster
  • Cities with the highest absolute number of jobs: Philadelphia, Pittsburgh and Allentown

Salaries for Home Health Aides in Pennsylvania

  • Metro areas with the highest median salaries: Philadelphia, Reading and York

Schools for Home Health Aides in Pennsylvania are listed below.

Selected Home Health Aide Training Schools in Pennsylvania

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Lincoln Tech
Allentown, Philadelphia

Get a hands-on, job-specific education at Lincoln Tech.

  • Programs: Medical Assistant Technology, Medical Assistant
  • 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
Fortis Institute
Erie, Kingston, Scranton

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

Please call on  844-252-4552 to talk to a respresentative.

  • Programs: Patient Care Technician, Medical Assistant, Medical Assistant Technician (Associate in Specialized Technology Degree)
  • Degrees: Diploma, Associate
Harris School of Business
Dover, Upper Darby

Jump into the exciting world of technology or medical services at Harris School.

  • Programs: Professional Medical Assistant Plus, Medical Assistant
  • Degrees: Certificate
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
Brightwood Career Institute
Philadelphia, Pittsburgh

At Brightwood Career Institute, we offer accelerated programs that combine flexible schedules and professional instruction to create a rewarding learning experience focused on helping you gain skills for your chosen career.

  • Programs: Medical Assistant, Medical Assisting - Associate
  • Degrees: Diploma, Associate

Work toward your degree online with University of Cincinnati Online.

  • Programs: Bachelor of Science in Respiratory Therapy
  • Degrees: Bachelor
McCann School of Business & Technology
Allentown, Hazleton, Pottsville, Sunbury, Wilkes Barre

Whether preparing to enter the professional world or expanding your skills, education should be available wherever, whenever. With McCann you can rely on challenging programs, interesting curriculum, and a friendly educational environment.

If quality is what you want then McCann is where you want to be.

  • Programs: Medical Assisting - Associate in Specialized Business
  • Degrees: Associate

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

Achieve the career success you deserve at All-State Career���Healthcare Division. * Programs vary by location * Please contact each individual campus for accreditation information

  • Programs: Medical Assisting
  • Degrees: Diploma
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More Pennsylvania Home Health Aide Training Schools

School Name Campus Highest Award Enrolled
Commonwealth Technical Institute Johnstown Associate 248
Delaware County Community College Media Associate 10,816
Erie Business Center Erie Associate 287
Pennsylvania Institute of Technology Media Associate 853

Job Popularity in Metro Areas for Home Health Aides

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

Metro Areas Rated for Popularity for:
Home Health Aides

Listed below are metro areas ranked by the popularity of jobs for Home Health Aides 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


Altoona 670 $20220 1.9
Gettysburg 250 $23030 1.33
Harrisburg 2160 $22210 1.16
Carlisle 2160 $22210 1.16
Bloomsburg 0 $23160 0
Berwick 0 $23160 0
Johnstown 430 $19410 1.34
Chambersburg 200 $24930 0.59
Waynesboro 200 $24930 0.59
East Stroudsburg 350 $22190 1.07
Erie 2080 $21470 2.75
Pittsburgh 6260 $21700 0.93
Reading 2410 $21600 2.38
Lancaster 1550 $22640 1.13
Lebanon 370 $21960 1.3
Scranton 2160 $22510 1.42
Wilkes 2160 $22510 1.42
Barre 2160 $22510 1.42
Hazleton 2160 $22510 1.42
State College 380 $22330 0.94
Williamsport 330 $18640 1.06
York 920 $20550 0.88
Hanover 920 $20550 0.88
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