It’s nothing but blue skies and sun in Arizona where, as a medical assistant the sky is your limit! Medical assistants are in high-demand in the Copper State and as such there are campuses virtually everywhere offering reputable medical assisting programs. Choose a campus near one of the top Arizonan cities like Phoenix, Tucson, or Flagstaff. Or simply select an online school of your choosing and earn your degree at your own pace. Glance at the list below and find the school that works best for you!
As an Arizona medical assistant, you will:
- Ensure the smooth operation of a medical office
- Take care of patients’ needs
- Perform minor medical tasks
- Perform administrative duties as needed
Some career figures for medical assisting graduates in Arizona:
- Average annual salary: $31,250
- Currently employed: 13,050
- Employment outlook: 34% growth
- Most popular degrees: Associate’s, Certificate
Figures courtesy of the U.S. Department of Labor’s Occupational Employment & Wages database.
Arizona Medical Assistant Schools Enrolling Now
Arizona College prepares students to work in the “real world” of medicine. With the use of lecture and laboratory teaching, we provide our students with hands on experience. Arizona College also provides job placement services including interview techniques and preparing resumes.
Students at Arizona College can take advantage of many benefits. Arizona College students can get their resumes updated and receive job placement assistance at no charge. Whether looking for a part-time “survival” job while going through school, hoping for the right externship or looking for placement upon graduation, career development is available to help students through their search.