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Fast Facts for Physician Assistants in Utah

  • Cities with highest percentage of jobs relative to population: St. George and Ogden
  • Cities with lowest percentage of jobs relative to population: Provo and Salt Lake City
  • Cities with the highest absolute number of jobs: Salt Lake City and Ogden

Salaries for Physician Assistants in Utah

  • Metro areas with the highest median salaries: Salt Lake City and Ogden

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Programs
  • Medical Assisting
  • Ranked among the Best Online Bachelor’s Programs in 2015 by U.S. News and World Report.
  • Lets undergrad students try classes before paying any tuition.
  • Has an average class sizes of 18 for undergraduate and 13 for graduate-level courses.
  • Offers numerous scholarship opportunities that can help students save up to $750 per term on their tuition.
  • Tends to educate degree-seeking online and campus-based students who are adult learners with families and students who work while pursuing higher education.
Programs
  • Respiratory Therapy (AS)
  • Gives students a new laptop they can keep as a gift upon graduation.
  • Provides students the opportunity to save up to $5,000 on their degree with Fresh Start Scholarships.
  • Offers monthly start dates so students can choose when their program begins.
  • Students can earn an Associate's degree in as few as 15 months or Bachelor's degree in as few as 30 months.
  • A private, nonprofit college founded in Ogden-West Haven, Utah, in September 1891.

Our family of non-profit colleges admits students of any race, color, and national or ethnic origin.

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Salt Lake City
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Programs
  • Medical Assistant (Diploma)
  • Dedicated to helping students find career success since 1977.
  • Provides relevant, real-world training with an emphasis on applied learning to ensure our graduates are prepared to succeed in the workforce.
  • Offers associate, bachelor’s and master’s degrees, as well as diploma and certificate programs in health science, business, legal science, information technology and entertainment arts.
  • Has technology-based classes that utilize Apple iPad learning in the classroom to create a more interactive and engaging environment.
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West Jordan
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Programs
  • Diploma in Medical Assisting
  • Associate of Science in Medical Assisting
  • Features programs developed with industry professionals who assist with curriculum development and often recruit graduates.
  • Teamed with Solutions at ECMC to help students manage educational loans and offer resources free of charge.
  • Alumni are offered free refresher courses for any class they took in their original program of study.
  • Accredited by the Accrediting Council for Independent Colleges and Schools (ACICS).
  •  Part of the Eagle Gate College Education Group, alongside Eagle Gate College.
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Provo
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Programs
  • Associate of Science in Medical Assisting Science
  • Has students attend one four-week class at a time and take their final exam before moving on to their next class.
  • Offers 24/7 online tech support, with a typical response time of 4 hours or less.
  • Has online help centers that offer assistance with writing, statistics, medical assisting, and more.
  • Provides job placement assistance to all its students and alumni.
  • Researches trends for growing fields to tailor a more effective curriculum.

More Utah Physician Assistant Schools

2016 Occupational Employment Statistics and 2014-24 Employment Projections, Bureau of Labor Statistics, BLS.gov; 2014-24 State Occupational Projections, Projections Central, projectionscentral.com

School Name
Campus
Highest Award
Enrolled
Salt Lake City
Doctorate & First Professional
28,025

Job Popularity in Metro Areas for Physician Assistants

The map below shows job statistics for the career type by metro area, for Utah. A table below the map shows job popularity and salaries across the state.

Metro Areas Rated for Popularity for:
Physician Assistants

Listed below are metro areas ranked by the popularity of jobs for Physician Assistants relative to the population of the city. Salary data was obtained from the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics.

2016 Occupational Employment Statistics and 2014-24 Employment Projections, Bureau of Labor Statistics, BLS.gov; 2014-24 State Occupational Projections, Projections Central, projectionscentral.com

Metro Area
Jobs
Annual Median Salary
St. George 60 $96,660
Salt Lake City 530 $100,510
Ogden 160 $114,700
Clearfield 160 $114,700
Provo 150 $97,200
Orem 150 $97,200

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