North Carolina Medical Assistant Training Programs and Schools

Career Information for Medical Assistants in North Carolina

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Fast Facts for Medical Assistants in North Carolina

  • Cities with highest percentage of jobs relative to population: Wilmington, Asheville and Greenville
  • Cities with lowest percentage of jobs relative to population: Charlotte, Raleigh and Durham
  • Cities with the highest absolute number of jobs: Charlotte, Greensboro and Raleigh

Salaries for Medical Assistants in North Carolina

  • Metro areas with the highest median salaries: Burlington, Durham and Raleigh

Schools for Medical Assistants in North Carolina are listed below.

Selected Medical Assistant Schools in North Carolina

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Medical Careers Institute
Greensboro, Raleigh

Medical Career Institute

  • Programs: Medical Assisting - Associate, Practical Nursing - Diploma
  • Degrees: Associate, 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, BS in Health and Wellness, Medical Billing and Coding Certificate
  • Degrees: Certificate, Bachelor

Take the first step toward a better future at South College-Asheville.

  • Programs: CERT Medical Assisting, AAS Medical Assisting, AAS Physical Therapist Assistant
  • Degrees: Certificate, 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
Miller-Motte College
Fayetteville, Jacksonville, Wilmington

Start the next chapter of your life with an Associate or Bachelor degree from Miller-Motte College Online Division.

  • Programs: Medical Assisting - Associate of Applied Science, Medical Office Assistant - Diploma, Dental Assisting - Associate of Applied Science, more...
  • Degrees: Associate, Diploma

You can complete Southeastern Institute's training programs in as few as 8 months!* Receive handson instruction from caring instructors with practical experience in the fields in which they teach. Southeastern's small class sizes and individualized attention can be just what you need to succeed.

  • Programs: Certificate in Medical Assisting, Certificate in Electronic Medical Billing and Coding Specialist
  • Degrees: Certificate

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

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

  • Programs: Veterinary Assistant
  • Degrees: Certificate
Brightwood College

About Brightwood College

Brightwood College offers accelerated programs that combine flexible schedules and professional instruction to create a rewarding learning experience for individuals focused on gaining the skills for specific careers. Brightwood College is owned and operated by Education Corporation of America.

  • Programs: Medical Assistant , Medical Billing & Coding Specialist
  • Degrees: Diploma

Set your career in motion at Virginia College.

  • Programs: AS - Medical Office Administration, AS - Healthcare Reimbursement
  • Degrees: Associate
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More North Carolina Medical Assistant Schools

School Name Campus Highest Award Enrolled
Alamance Community College Graham Associate 3,925
Cabarrus College of Health Sciences Concord Bachelor 358
Carteret Community College Morehead City Associate 1,628
Central Carolina Community College Sanford Associate 4,603
Central Piedmont Community College Charlotte Associate 18,052
College of the Albemarle Elizabeth City Associate 2,117
Craven Community College New Bern Associate 3,032
Davidson County Community College Thomasville Associate 3,399
Edgecombe Community College Tarboro Associate 1,687
Forsyth Technical Community College Winston Salem Associate 7,276
Gaston College Dallas Associate 5,718
Guilford Technical Community College Jamestown Associate 10,571
Haywood Community College Clyde Associate 2,127
James Sprunt Community College Kenansville Associate 1,118
Johnston Community College Smithfield Associate 4,145
Lenoir Community College Kinston Associate 2,733
Martin Community College Williamston Associate 755
Mayland Community College Spruce Pine Associate 1,472
Mitchell Community College Statesville Associate 2,687
Montgomery Community College Troy Associate 954
Pamlico Community College Grantsboro Associate 393
Piedmont Community College Roxboro Associate 2,575
Pitt Community College Winterville Associate 6,499
Richmond Community College Hamlet Associate 1,799
South College-Asheville Asheville Bachelor 133
South Piedmont Community College Polkton Associate 2,250
Stanly Community College Albemarle Associate 2,390
Surry Community College Dobson Associate 3,201
Tri-County Community College Murphy Associate 1,079
Vance-Granville Community College Henderson Associate 4,135
Wake Technical Community College Raleigh Associate 12,238
Wayne Community College Goldsboro Associate 2,988
Western Piedmont Community College Morganton Associate 2,448
Wilkes Community College Wilkesboro Associate 2,476

Job Popularity in Metro Areas for Medical Assistants

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

North Carolina

Asheville 1090 $29730 1.4
Fayetteville 440 $27620 0.8
Goldsboro 160 $26970 0.89
Greensboro 1320 $31130 0.86
High Point 1320 $31130 0.86
Greenville 440 $27320 1.37
Hickory 660 $28400 1.03
Lenoir 660 $28400 1.03
Morganton 660 $28400 1.03
Jacksonville 190 $26890 0.94
Burlington 240 $29890 0.97
Durham 890 $29480 0.71
Chapel Hill 890 $29480 0.71
Raleigh 1850 $32080 0.75
Rocky Mount 80 $28580 0.33
New Bern 160 $30850 0.87
Wilmington 660 $30420 1.24
Winston 1070 $31010 0.95
Salem 1070 $31010 0.95
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