North Carolina – The First in Flight! The site of the Wright Brothers famous first flight, North Carolina is a dreamer’s capital. Dare to dream and let your own dreams take flight by attending a medical assisting program at one of the man North Carolina schools listed below. You needn’t be located in a major area like Raleigh or Charlotte to attend these schools either. Several schools these day are offering competitive and advanced online programs that can help you become a medical assistant in no time at all.
As a North Carolina 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 North Carolina:
- Average annual salary: $28,670
- Currently employed: 11,970
- Employment outlook: 34% growth
- Most popular degrees: Associate’s, Certificate
Figures courtesy of the U.S. Department of Labor’s Occupational Employment & Wages database.
North Carolina Medical Assistant Schools Enrolling Now
South College - Asheville
At South College we welcome students from all different stages of life and career. Whether you are pursing a degree for the first time, going back to school as an adult learner, or furthering your career with an advanced degree, our faculty and staff will partner with you to give your dreams direction.
Enjoy a small college environment with a variety of educational programs and courses offered at varying times including day, evening, and Saturday classes, with select courses offered online.
At South College, the primary goal of each curriculum is to prepare students to pursue the career of their choice. Students will find challenging courses provided in a supportive atmosphere.
South College is accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges to award degrees at the doctorate, master’s, baccalaureate, associate and certificate levels.