Missouri Medical Assistant Training Programs and Schools

Career Information for Medical Assistants in Missouri

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Fast Facts for Medical Assistants in Missouri

  • Cities with highest percentage of jobs relative to population: Joplin, Springfield and St. Louis
  • Cities with lowest percentage of jobs relative to population: Columbia, St. Joseph and Jefferson City
  • Cities with the highest absolute number of jobs: St. Louis, Kansas City and Springfield

Salaries for Medical Assistants in Missouri

  • Metro areas with the highest median salaries: Kansas City, St. Louis and St. Joseph

Schools for Medical Assistants in Missouri are listed below.

Selected Medical Assistant Schools in Missouri

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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

Whether you’re looking for a new career, or searching to enhance your current position, Midwest Technical Institute (MTI) can help kick-start your educational goals.

  • Programs: Medical Assisting, Dental Assisting
  • Degrees: Certificate
Bryan University

Take a step forward in your career with Bryan University.

  • Programs: Medical Assistant, Medical Assistant Diploma Program, Medical Office Assistant
  • Degrees: Associate, Diploma

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  • Programs: Veterinary Assistant
  • Degrees: Certificate

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  • Programs: BS in Public Health
  • Degrees: Bachelor
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More Missouri Medical Assistant Schools

School Name Campus Highest Award Enrolled
Heritage College Kansas City Kansas City Associate 699
Midwest Institute Kirkwood Associate 142

Job Popularity in Metro Areas for Medical Assistants

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


Jefferson City 190 $27380 0.62
Columbia 150 $29010 0.38
Joplin 190 $27500 0.56
Springfield 770 $25580 0.89
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