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Fast Facts for Medical Assistants in Washington

  • Cities with highest percentage of jobs relative to population: Mount Vernon, Wenatchee and Olympia
  • Cities with lowest percentage of jobs relative to population: Seattle, Bellingham and Kennewick
  • Cities with the highest absolute number of jobs: Seattle, Tacoma and Spokane

Salaries for Medical Assistants in Washington

  • Metro areas with the highest median salaries: Seattle, Tacoma and Olympia

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Programs
  • Medical Assisting
  • BS in Health and Wellness
  • Medical Billing and Coding Certificate
  • Kaplan University Online Degree Programs
  • Attend college on your terms. Kaplan University offers fully online degree programs that fit any schedule.
Programs
  • Certificate - Medical Assistant
  • Offers a program that translates work and military experience into college credit, transfers in credit from other college programs, and offers the flexibility of day, evening and online coursework.
  • Provides in-person tutoring, IT support, access to library resources, and job placement assistant for graduates.
  • Features a new blended-learning curriculum, which involves a mix of campus and online courses.
  • Has 11 campuses across Southern California, Washington, and Alaska, and online courses with campus support. 
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    Founded in 1887, Benedictine University is dedicated to the education of undergraduate and graduate students. Benedictine is regionally accredited by the Higher Learning Commission of the North Central Association of Colleges and Schools (NCA).

    Benedictine University provides a values-centered Liberal Arts education. Today, Benedictine enrolls nearly 10,000 students from all 50 states in the US and over 17 countries.

    Why Benedictine University Online?

    • Over 130 year legacy of academic excellence
    • Ranked among America's Top Colleges by "Forbes" Magazine
    • 91% of current students report they are satisfied or very satisfied with their learning experience
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      • SJU provides a rigorous, student-centered education rooted in the liberal arts
      • A Jesuit school with 8,415 students in all programs for 2016 grads &undergrads
      • Institutionally Accredited by the MSCHE and the AACSB (Haub School of Business)
      • 96% of 2016 graduates employed, pursuing graduate study or volunteering full time
      • Qualifying students can receive financial assistance with tuition costs
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        • A private Catholic & Jesuit institution delivering a transformative education
        • Scranton U has earned accreditation from 17 different accrediting agencies
        • Lovely 58 acre campus situated off Interstate 81 in PA’s Pocono Northeast region
        • 88% of faculty hold doctoral or other terminal degrees in their fields
        • 2017-18 first-year students got $30 million + in financial aid & scholarships
        Programs
          • Ranked among the 2015 Best National Universities by U.S. News & World Report.
          • Designated as a Military Friendly School every year since 2012 by Victory Media.
          • Offers credit for prior learning and experience through assessment tests.
          • Provides a short term Leadership Certification program in partnership with EQUIP®.
          • Accredited by the Higher Learning Commission (HLC) of the North Central Association (NCA).
          Programs
            • American University's online MSHCM builds a unique skillset that is highly sought in health systems management organizations within the public, private and nonprofit sectors.
            Programs
              • Provides an exclusive Ashford Mobile app to keep students connected to the online classroom on the go.
              • Offers a business program in partnership and collaboration with Forbes magazine.
              • Offers several credit transfer and previous experience options for students who qualify.
              • Dedicated to fostering intellectual and personal growth since 1918.
              • Offers associate’s, bachelor’s, and master’s degree programs in business, health, education, and more.
              Programs

                Maryville University is a private university in St. Louis County, Missouri. Founded in 1872, Maryville University is a comprehensive and nationally ranked private institution with an enrollment of more than 6,800 students.

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                  UNE Online, through the College of Graduate and Professional Studies, strives to enhance, expand and enrich learning opportunities in online programs. The UNE Online staff is highly invested in the success of each enrolled student from application to graduation and beyond.

                  More Washington Medical Assistant Schools

                  2016 Occupational Employment Statistics, Bureau of Labor Statistics, U.S. Department of Labor, BLS.gov

                  School Name
                  Campus
                  Highest Award
                  Enrolled
                  Moses Lake
                  Associate
                  1,893
                  Centralia
                  Associate
                  3,652
                  Vancouver
                  Associate
                  9,705
                  Lakewood
                  Associate
                  9,829
                  Pasco
                  Associate
                  6,393
                  Everett
                  Associate
                  7,674
                  Des Moines
                  Associate
                  5,859
                  Kirkland
                  Associate
                  3,996
                  Longview
                  Associate
                  3,348
                  Bremerton
                  Bachelor
                  6,623
                  Port Angeles
                  Bachelor
                  3,180
                  Renton
                  Associate
                  290
                  Seattle
                  Associate
                  357
                  Renton
                  Associate
                  4,915
                  Seattle
                  Associate
                  5,856
                  Mount Vernon
                  Associate
                  5,727
                  Olympia
                  Associate
                  4,947
                  Spokane
                  Associate
                  6,961
                  Wenatchee
                  Associate
                  3,150
                  Bellingham
                  Associate
                  4,127
                  Yakima
                  Associate
                  4,354

                  Job Popularity in Metro Areas for Medical Assistants

                  The map below shows job statistics for the career type by metro area, for Washington. 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. Salary data was obtained from the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics.

                  2016 Occupational Employment Statistics, Bureau of Labor Statistics, U.S. Department of Labor, BLS.gov

                  Metro Area
                  Jobs
                  Annual Median Salary
                  Bremerton-Silverdale410$36,910
                  Bellingham500$39,170
                  Longview140$36,880
                  Kennewick-Richland520$32,590
                  Mount Vernon-Anacortes250$38,140
                  Olympia-Tumwater410$38,850
                  Spokane-Spokane Valley1170$35,460
                  Walla Walla130$31,310
                  Wenatchee400$35,920
                  Seattle-Tacoma-Bellevue6940$39,840
                  Yakima560$34,220

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