South Carolina Medical Assistant Training Programs and Schools

Career Information for Medical Assistants in South Carolina

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Fast Facts for Medical Assistants in South Carolina

  • Cities with highest percentage of jobs relative to population: Anderson, Charleston and Greenville
  • Cities with lowest percentage of jobs relative to population: Spartanburg, Myrtle Beach and Columbia
  • Cities with the highest absolute number of jobs: Charleston, Greenville and Columbia

Salaries for Medical Assistants in South Carolina

  • Metro areas with the highest median salaries: Columbia, Myrtle Beach and Greenville

Schools for Medical Assistants in South Carolina are listed below.

Selected Medical Assistant Schools in South Carolina

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Medical Careers Institute
Columbia, Greenville, North Charleston

Medical Career Institute

  • Programs: Medical Assisting - Associate, Practical Nursing - Diploma
  • Degrees: Associate, Diploma
Fortis Institute

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

* Programs vary by location

* Please contact each individual campus for accreditation information

  • Programs: Medical Assistant, Dental Assisting, Medical Billing and Coding
  • Degrees: 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
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: Diploma, Associate
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

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

Set your career in motion at Virginia College.

  • Programs: AS - Medical Assistant, AAS - Medical Assistant, AS - Medical Office Administration, more...
  • Degrees: Associate, Certificate

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

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 Clinical Assistant - Diploma, Medical Assisting - Associate of Applied Science, Medical Office Assistant - Diploma, more...
  • Degrees: Diploma, Associate
Centura College

Centura College, with campus locations in Virginia, South Carolina and Florida.

  • Programs: AOS Medical Assisting - Management Concentration, AOS Medical Assisting - Clinical Concentration, Medical Assistant Certificate
  • Degrees: Associate, Certificate
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More South Carolina Medical Assistant Schools

School Name Campus Highest Award Enrolled
Central Carolina Technical College Sumter Associate 3,283
Centura College - Columbia Columbia Associate 387
Florence-Darlington Technical College Florence Associate 3,956
Forrest Junior College Anderson Associate 115
Horry-Georgetown Technical College Conway Associate 5,800
Piedmont Technical College Greenwood Associate 4,880
Spartanburg Community College Spartanburg Associate 4,459
Tri-County Technical College Pendleton Associate 5,223
Trident Technical College Charleston Associate 12,076
York Technical College Rock Hill Associate 4,731

Job Popularity in Metro Areas for Medical Assistants

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

South Carolina

Florence 340 $27220 0.96
Greenville 1780 $27530 1.06
Anderson 1780 $27530 1.06
Mauldin 1780 $27530 1.06
Hilton Head Island 240 $31700 0.8
Bluffton 240 $31700 0.8
Beaufort 240 $31700 0.8
Charleston 1980 $28900 1.43
North Charleston 1980 $28900 1.43
Columbia 1850 $27600 1.17
Spartanburg 560 $28740 0.93
Sumter 220 $26420 1.41
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