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Allied Health Services Schools in Missouri

1,046 students earned Medical Assisting degrees in Missouri in the 2018-2019 year.

In this state, Allied Health Services is the 24th most popular major out of a total 293 majors commonly available.

Education Levels of Allied Health Services Majors in Missouri

Medical Assisting majors in the state tend to have the following degree levels:

Education Level Number of Grads
Associate’s Degree 490
Award Taking 1 to 2 Years 359
Award Taking 2 to 4 Years 359
Award Taking Less Than 1 Year 182
Master’s Degree 15

Gender Distribution

In Missouri, a medical assisting major is more popular with women than with men.

Allied Health Services Majors in MO Gender Diversity Statistics

Racial Distribution

The racial distribution of medical assisting majors in Missouri is as follows:

  • Asian: 0.3%
  • Black or African American: 23.6%
  • Hispanic or Latino: 4.8%
  • White: 62.3%
  • Non-Resident Alien: 0.1%
  • Other Races: 8.9%
Allied Health Services Majors in MO Ethnic Diversity Statistics

Jobs for Allied Health Services Grads in Missouri

There are 36,320 people in the state and 1,998,190 people in the nation working in medical assisting jobs.

Allied Health Services Jobs Nationwide vs. MO

Wages for Allied Health Services Jobs in Missouri

Medical Assisting grads earn an average of $46,580 in the state and $47,450 nationwide.

jobs nationwide vs. state.

There are 30 colleges in Missouri that offer medical assisting degrees. Learn about the most popular 10 below:

131 Degrees in Major Awarded
508 Total Students

Of all the teachers who work at the school, 78% are considered full time. This private school has an average net price of $24,989. Roughly six years after entering college, graduates of this school earn $22,000 a year.

130 Degrees in Major Awarded
194 Total Students

Students enjoy a student to faculty ratio of 11 to 1. The full-time teacher rate is 100%. Students who attend this private institution pay an average net price of $22,726.

108 Degrees in Major Awarded
470 Total Students

Of all the teachers who work at the school, 46% are considered full time. This private school has an average net price of $30,216. 85% of students are awarded financial aid at this school.

87 Degrees in Major Awarded
15,770 Total Students

In their early career, MCC grads earn an average salary of $27,000. Of all the students who attend this school, 84% get financial aid. Students who attend this public school pay an average net price of $6,337.

73 Degrees in Major Awarded
269 Total Students

85% of students are awarded financial aid at this school. In their early career, Midwest Institute grads earn an average salary of $21,900. Students who attend this private institution pay an average net price of $21,130.

#6

Crowder College

Neosho
51 Degrees in Major Awarded
4,401 Total Students

93% of students are awarded financial aid at this school. In their early career, Crowder College grads earn an average salary of $23,500. Of all the teachers who work at the school, 32% are considered full time.

#7

Jefferson College

Hillsboro
43 Degrees in Major Awarded
4,196 Total Students

The full-time teacher rate is 100%. 89% of students get financical aid. In their early career, JeffCo grads earn an average salary of $25,400.

41 Degrees in Major Awarded
11,762 Total Students

Roughly six years after entering college, graduates of this school earn $24,600 a year. 94% of students get financical aid. The full-time teacher rate is 20%.

38 Degrees in Major Awarded
438 Total Students

Graduates earn an average $22,400 after graduation. This private school has an average net price of $21,556. 98% of students are awarded financial aid at this school.

36 Degrees in Major Awarded
17,294 Total Students

Grads earn an average early-career salary of $22,400 after earning their degree at this institution. This public school has an average net price of $7,514. The full-time teacher rate is 28%.

Allied Health Services Careers in MO

Some of the careers medical assisting majors go into include:

Job Title MO Job Growth MO Median Salary
Health Specialties Professors 35% $119,930
Veterinary Technologists and Technicians 30% $29,650
Physician Assistants 26% $95,270
Physical Therapist Assistants 25% $53,510
Occupational Therapy Assistants 22% $56,760
Healthcare Support Workers 18% $41,560
Medical Assistants 17% $32,200
Health Technologists and Technicians 14% $44,170
Pharmacy Technicians 14% $30,100
Surgical Technologists 12% $41,960
Medical and Clinical Laboratory Technicians 10% $0
Ambulance Drivers and Attendants -17% $0
Respiratory Therapy Technicians -53% $53,110

Below are some popular majors in the state that are similar to medical assisting.

Major Annual Graduates in MO
Nursing 6,422
Allied Health Professions 1,489
Health Sciences & Services 1,087
Health/Medical Admin Services 1,086
Rehabilitation Professions 1,071
Nursing & Nursing Assistants 1,068
Public Health 676
Communication Sciences 595

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