Alabama Medical Assistant Training Programs and Schools

Career Information for Medical Assistants in Alabama

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Fast Facts for Medical Assistants in Alabama

  • Cities with highest percentage of jobs relative to population: Gadsden, Anniston and Dothan
  • Cities with lowest percentage of jobs relative to population: Decatur, Tuscaloosa and Huntsville
  • Cities with the highest absolute number of jobs: Birmingham, Mobile and Montgomery

Salaries for Medical Assistants in Alabama

  • Metro areas with the highest median salaries: Birmingham, Dothan and Anniston

Schools for Medical Assistants in Alabama are listed below.

Selected Medical Assistant Schools in Alabama

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  • Programs: Medical Assistant, Dental Assistant, Veterinary Assistant, more...
  • Degrees: Certificate
Fortis Institute
Birmingham, Dothan, Foley, Mobile, Montgomery

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

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  • Programs: Medical Assisting, Medical Assisting / Medical Assisting Specialist, Dental Assisting
  • Degrees: Diploma, 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, BS in Health and Wellness, Medical Billing and Coding Certificate
  • Degrees: Certificate, Bachelor
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

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  • Programs: Veterinary Assistant
  • Degrees: Certificate
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More Alabama Medical Assistant Schools

School Name Campus Highest Award Enrolled
Chattahoochee Valley Community College Phenix City Associate 1,929
George C Wallace Community College-Dothan Dothan Associate 3,707
George C Wallace State Community College-Hanceville Hanceville Associate 5,247
H Councill Trenholm State Technical College Montgomery Associate 1,340
Northeast Alabama Community College Rainsville Associate 2,513
Virginia College-Huntsville Huntsville Bachelor 861
Virginia College-Mobile Mobile Associate 188

Job Popularity in Metro Areas for Medical Assistants

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

Metro Areas Rated for Popularity for:
Medical Assistants

Listed below are metro areas ranked by the popularity of jobs for Medical 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


Anniston 170 $21600 0.89
Oxford 170 $21600 0.89
Jacksonville 170 $21600 0.89
Auburn 150 $26240 0.64
Opelika 150 $26240 0.64
Florence 250 $23620 1.1
Muscle Shoals 250 $23620 1.1
Gadsden 290 $24170 1.85
Huntsville 590 $26390 0.63
Daphne 300 $26170 1.03
Fairhope 300 $26170 1.03
Foley 300 $26170 1.03
Decatur 150 $25090 0.67
Dothan 310 $25040 1.27
Birmingham 1680 $28240 0.77
Hoover 1680 $28240 0.77
Mobile 910 $23640 1.23
Montgomery 540 $26610 0.77
Tuscaloosa 240 $26610 0.55
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