Texas Medical Assistant Training Programs and Schools

Career Information for Medical Assistants in Texas

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Fast Facts for Medical Assistants in Texas

  • Cities with highest percentage of jobs relative to population: McAllen, Sherman and Tyler
  • Cities with lowest percentage of jobs relative to population: Midland, Victoria and Killeen
  • Cities with the highest absolute number of jobs: Houston, Dallas and San Antonio

Salaries for Medical Assistants in Texas

  • Metro areas with the highest median salaries: Midland, Dallas and Austin

Schools for Medical Assistants in Texas are listed below.

Selected Medical Assistant Schools in Texas

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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 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
Milan Institute

Prepare for an exciting new career at the Milan Institute.

  • Programs: Medical Assisting, Administrative Medical Assistant, Dental Assistant, more...
  • Degrees: Diploma

The College of Health Care Professions is a great place for working adults to enhance their current careers, or help themselves find new career pathways to better lives. We also train high school graduates to enter in the exciting high demand Healthcare industry.

  • Programs: Medical Assistant-Certificate
  • Degrees: Certificate

Set your career in motion at Virginia College.

  • Programs: DIP - Medical Assistant, AS - Medical Office Management, DIP - Medical Billing and Coding, more...
  • Degrees: Diploma, Associate
Everest Institute
Austin, Houston, San Antonio

Reach your career goals with a degree or diploma from Everest Institute.

  • Programs: Medical Assistant (Diploma), Medical Administrative Assistant (Diploma), Dental Assistant(Diploma), more...
  • Degrees: Diploma
Vista College
College Station, El Paso

Get hands-on training with Vista College.

  • Programs: Medical Assistant, Dental Assistant, Medical Insurance Billing and Coding
  • Degrees: Associate, Diploma
Brightwood College
Arlington, Beaumont, Brownsville, Corpus Christi, El Paso, Houston, Laredo, McAllen, San Antonio

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 Office Specialist, Patient Care Technician, more...
  • Degrees: Associate, Diploma
Remington College
Fort Worth, Garland, Houston

Get hands-on training with Remington College.

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  • Programs: Diploma in Medical Assisting, Diploma in Dental Assisting, Diploma in Pharmacy Technician, more...
  • Degrees: Diploma
South Texas Vocational Technical Institute
Brownsville, Corpus Christi, McAllen, Weslaco

Get hands-on training with South Texas Vocational Technical Institute.

  • Programs: Medical Administrative Assisting Technology, Medical Assisting, Dental Assisting
  • Degrees: Diploma
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More Texas Medical Assistant Schools

School Name Campus Highest Award Enrolled
Cisco College Cisco Associate 3,365
El Centro College Dallas Associate 6,680
El Paso Community College El Paso Associate 25,023
Houston Community College Houston Associate 43,518
Howard College Big Spring Associate 3,329
Kilgore College Kilgore Associate 5,150
Laredo Community College Laredo Associate 7,831
Lone Star College System The Woodlands Associate 39,756
Mountain View College Dallas Associate 7,009
Northeast Texas Community College Mount Pleasant Associate 1,010
San Antonio College San Antonio Associate 19,819
San Jacinto Community College Pasadena Associate 23,805
South Texas College McAllen Bachelor 19,827
Texas State Technical College Harlingen Harlingen Associate 4,957
Virginia College-Austin Austin Associate 825
Western Technical College Branch Campus El Paso El Paso Associate 427
Western Technical College Main Campus El Paso El Paso Associate 887

Job Popularity in Metro Areas for Medical Assistants

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


Abilene 330 $26020 1.16
Amarillo 700 $25670 1.4
Austin 3530 $31800 0.87
Round Rock 3530 $31800 0.87
Houston 14370 $28430 1.13
The Woodlands 14370 $28430 1.13
Sugar Land 14370 $28430 1.13
Beaumont 690 $28120 0.96
Port Arthur 690 $28120 0.96
Brownsville 770 $22230 1.29
Harlingen 770 $22230 1.29
College Station 430 $29080 0.98
Bryan 430 $29080 0.98
Corpus Christi 970 $25390 1.18
Dallas 16780 $30860 1.16
Fort Worth 16780 $30860 1.16
Arlington 16780 $30860 1.16
El Paso 2040 $22630 1.61
San Angelo 220 $26610 1.11
San Antonio 5630 $27930 1.36
New Braunfels 5630 $27930 1.36
Laredo 480 $23850 1.14
Longview 480 $26660 1.11
Lubbock 780 $24340 1.3
McAllen 2220 $21390 2.09
Edinburg 2220 $21390 2.09
Mission 2220 $21390 2.09
Midland 310 $30300 0.77
Killeen 510 $25680 0.88
Temple 510 $25680 0.88
Odessa 120 $29280 0.37
Sherman 390 $27820 2.08
Denison 390 $27820 2.08
Tyler 580 $27210 1.36
Victoria 300 $25710 1.65
Waco 670 $28290 1.4
Wichita Falls 240 $26560 0.99
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