West Virginia Medical Assistant Training Programs and Schools

Career Information for Medical Assistants in West Virginia

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Fast Facts for Medical Assistants in West Virginia

  • Cities with highest percentage of jobs relative to population: Morgantown, Charleston and Huntington
  • Cities with lowest percentage of jobs relative to population: Weirton, Wheeling and Parkersburg
  • Cities with the highest absolute number of jobs: Charleston, Huntington and Parkersburg

Salaries for Medical Assistants in West Virginia

  • Metro areas with the highest median salaries: Charleston, Huntington and Weirton

Schools for Medical Assistants in West Virginia are listed below.

Selected Medical Assistant Schools in West Virginia

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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

Get allied health training with Ross Medical Education Center.

  • Programs: Medical Assistant, Medical Insurance Billing and Office Administration
  • Degrees: Certificate
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: Associate, Diploma

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, Allied Health Science (AS)
  • Degrees: Bachelor, 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

Penn Foster College

Penn Foster College offers a complete learning experience for busy adults looking to advance their education around their schedule. With Penn Foster College, you can earn your degree or undergraduate certificate online and at a pace that’s right for you.

  • Programs: Veterinary Technician (Associate)
  • Degrees: Associate

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

  • Programs: Veterinary Assistant
  • Degrees: 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 West Virginia Medical Assistant Schools

School Name Campus Highest Award Enrolled
Huntington Junior College Huntington Associate 745
Marshall Community and Technical College Huntington Associate 2,476
Mountain State College Parkersburg Associate 100
Mountain State University Beckley Masters 4,847
New River Community and Technical College Beckley Associate 2,232
West Virginia Junior College-Bridgeport Bridgeport Associate 219
West Virginia Northern Community College Wheeling Associate 3,128
West Virginia State Community and Technical College Institute Associate 1,634

Job Popularity in Metro Areas for Medical Assistants

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

West Virginia

Beckley 170 $26570 0.85
Charleston 700 $26330 1.39
Parkersburg 190 $23280 1.05
Vienna 190 $23280 1.05
Morgantown 420 $25630 1.52
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