Michigan Medical Assistant Training Programs and Schools

Career Information for Medical Assistants in Michigan

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Fast Facts for Medical Assistants in Michigan

  • Cities with highest percentage of jobs relative to population: Saginaw, Flint and Jackson
  • Cities with lowest percentage of jobs relative to population: Bay City, Grand Rapids and Lansing
  • Cities with the highest absolute number of jobs: Warren, Detroit and Grand Rapids

Salaries for Medical Assistants in Michigan

  • Metro areas with the highest median salaries: Ann Arbor, Jackson and Niles

Schools for Medical Assistants in Michigan are listed below.

Selected Medical Assistant Schools in Michigan

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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
Baker College - Ground
Allen Park, Auburn Hills, Cadillac, Cass City, Clinton Township, Coldwater, Flint, Fremont, Jackson, Muskegon, Owosso, Port Huron

Baker College is the largest independent college in Michigan with the most focused approach to education and training available.

  • Programs: Medical Assistant - Associate, Health Services Administration - Bachelor, Veterinary Technology - Associate, more...
  • Degrees: Associate, Bachelor
Ross Medical Education Centers
Ann Arbor, Brighton, Canton, Grand Rapids, Madison Heights, Muskegon, New Baltimore, Port Huron, Portage

Get allied health training with Ross Medical Education Center.

  • Programs: Medical Assistant, Veterinary Assistant, Dental Assistant, more...
  • Degrees: Certificate

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
Dorsey Schools
Detroit, Lansing, Pontiac, Roseville, Saginaw, Southgate

Dorsey has been a trusted career training school in Michigan for over 80 years!

  • Programs: Patient Care Technician, Medical Assistant, Dental Assistant, more...
  • Degrees: Diploma

Ultimate Medical Academy (UMA) offers industry-relevant knowledge and training for in demand careers in healthcare.

  • Programs: Diploma - Medical Administrative Assistant, Diploma - Medical Office Billing Specialist, A.S. - Medical Billing & Coding, more...
  • Degrees: Diploma, Associate

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

  • Programs: Veterinary Assistant
  • Degrees: Certificate

We offer programs in business, information technology, and health care that are designed to get you into your new career fast.

  • Programs: Medical Office Administration (AAS), Medical Assistant, Medical Billing & Coding
  • Degrees: Associate, Certificate

Work toward your degree online with University of Cincinnati Online.

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

School Name Campus Highest Award Enrolled
Alpena Community College Alpena Associate 2,058
Davenport University Grand Rapids Masters 11,606
Glen Oaks Community College Centreville Associate 1,383
Henry Ford Community College Dearborn Associate 13,983
Josephs College of Beauty Jackson Associate 6,173
Kalamazoo Valley Community College Kalamazoo Associate 11,113
Lake Michigan College Benton Harbor Associate 3,740
Macomb Community College Warren Associate 22,081
Mid Michigan Community College Harrison Associate 3,918
Montcalm Community College Sidney Associate 2,717
Oakland Community College Bloomfield Hills Associate 24,532
Siena Heights University Adrian Masters 2,161
Southwestern Michigan College Dowagiac Associate 2,494
St Clair County Community College Port Huron Associate 4,270

Job Popularity in Metro Areas for Medical Assistants

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


Ann Arbor 1680 $32090 1.84
Battle Creek 300 $29860 1.26
Bay City 220 $24770 1.45
Flint 810 $28170 1.38
Grand Rapids 1770 $31270 0.78
Wyoming 1770 $31270 0.78
Jackson 310 $29450 1.19
Detroit 11320 $28760 1.37
Warren 11320 $28760 1.37
Dearborn 11320 $28760 1.37
Saginaw 440 $26480 1.21
Lansing 1100 $30090 1.23
East Lansing 1100 $30090 1.23
Kalamazoo 810 $29200 1.37
Portage 810 $29200 1.37
Midland 120 $27120 0.76
Monroe 330 $28060 1.98
Muskegon 510 $30220 1.87
Niles 420 $30160 1.62
Benton Harbor 420 $30160 1.62
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