Georgia Medical Assistant Training Programs and Schools

Career Information for Medical Assistants in Georgia

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Fast Facts for Medical Assistants in Georgia

  • Cities with highest percentage of jobs relative to population: Rome, Macon and Columbus
  • Cities with lowest percentage of jobs relative to population: Dalton, Brunswick and Atlanta
  • Cities with the highest absolute number of jobs: Atlanta, Augusta and Columbus

Salaries for Medical Assistants in Georgia

  • Metro areas with the highest median salaries: Gainesville, Atlanta and Athens

Schools for Medical Assistants in Georgia are listed below.

Selected Medical Assistant Schools in Georgia

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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, BS in Health and Wellness, Medical Billing and Coding Certificate
  • Degrees: Certificate, Bachelor
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
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

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 Online, Dental Assisting, more...
  • Degrees: Associate, 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, Associate of Science in Medical Administrative Billing and Coding
  • 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: BS in Public Health
  • Degrees: Bachelor

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 Assisting - Associate of Occupational Science, Medical Billing and Coding Specialist - Certificate
  • Degrees: Associate, Certificate

Interested in a career as a professional dog trainer? Animal Behavior College is the place to start.

  • Programs: Veterinary Assistant
  • Degrees: Certificate
Platt College

Turn your talents into a career at nationally recognized and accredited Platt College.

  • Programs: Veterinary Technology - Associates, Veterinary Technology Alternate Route - Certificate, Respiratory Therapy
  • Degrees: Associate, Certificate, Bachelor

Work toward your degree online with University of Cincinnati Online.

  • Programs: Bachelor of Science in Respiratory Therapy
  • Degrees: Bachelor
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More Georgia Medical Assistant Schools

School Name Campus Highest Award Enrolled
Albany Technical College Albany Associate 2,770
Appalachian Technical College Jasper Associate 998
Athens Technical College Athens Associate 4,041
Atlanta Technical College Atlanta Associate 3,327
Augusta Technical College Augusta Associate 4,516
Bainbridge College Bainbridge Associate 2,661
Central Georgia Technical College Macon Associate 5,233
Chattahoochee Technical College Marietta Associate 6,264
Clayton State University Morrow Masters 6,043
Columbus Technical College Columbus Associate 3,604
Coosa Valley Technical College Rome Associate 2,628
Dalton State College Dalton Bachelor 4,532
Dekalb Technical College Clarkston Associate 3,819
East Central Technical College Fitzgerald Associate 1,356
Flint River Technical College Thomaston Associate 886
Gainesville State College Oakwood Bachelor 7,474
Georgia Perimeter College Decatur Associate 21,473
Griffin Technical College Griffin Associate 4,032
Gwinnett Technical College Lawrenceville Associate 4,789
Heart of Georgia Technical College Dublin Associate 1,560
Lanier Technical College Oakwood Associate 3,303
Middle Georgia Technical College Warner Robins Associate 2,851
Moultrie Technical College Moultrie Associate 2,160
North Georgia Technical College Clarkesville Associate 1,964
North Metro Technical College Acworth Associate 2,222
Northwestern Technical College Rock Spring Associate 2,275
Ogeechee Technical College Statesboro Associate 1,921
Okefenokee Technical College Waycross Associate 1,550
Sandersville Technical College Sandersville Associate 776
Savannah River College Augusta Associate 233
Savannah Technical College Savannah Associate 4,159
South Georgia Technical College Americus Associate 1,853
Southeastern Technical College Vidalia Associate 920
Swainsboro Technical College Swainsboro Associate 664
Valdosta Technical College Valdosta Associate 2,391
West Central Technical College Waco Associate 3,530
West Georgia Technical College LaGrange Associate 1,755

Job Popularity in Metro Areas for Medical Assistants

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


Albany 230 $27500 0.93
Athens 450 $28920 1.28
Clarke County 450 $28920 1.28
Atlanta 11410 $30520 1.05
Sandy Springs 11410 $30520 1.05
Roswell 11410 $30520 1.05
Gainesville 1070 $29850 3.12
Hinesville 80 $27960 1.07
Brunswick 140 $32840 0.83
Dalton 210 $28670 0.73
Rome 230 $28350 1.45
Macon 950 $30270 2.25
Savannah 850 $29320 1.21
Valdosta 260 $26220 1.18
Warner Robins 310 $26830 1.04
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