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Allied Health Services Schools in Utah

1,686 Medical Assisting students earned their degrees in the state in 2018-2019.

In this state, Allied Health Services is the 11th most popular major out of a total 263 majors commonly available.

Education Levels of Allied Health Services Majors in Utah

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

Education Level Number of Grads
Award Taking Less Than 1 Year 704
Associate’s Degree 492
Award Taking 1 to 2 Years 486
Award Taking 2 to 4 Years 486
Bachelor’s Degree 4

Gender Distribution

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

Allied Health Services Majors in UT Gender Diversity Statistics

Racial Distribution

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

  • Asian: 1.1%
  • Black or African American: 2.7%
  • Hispanic or Latino: 13.8%
  • White: 65.6%
  • Non-Resident Alien: 2.1%
  • Other Races: 14.7%
Allied Health Services Majors in UT Ethnic Diversity Statistics

Jobs for Allied Health Services Grads in Utah

There are 18,480 people in the state and 1,998,190 people in the nation working in medical assisting jobs.

Allied Health Services Jobs Nationwide vs. UT

Wages for Allied Health Services Jobs in Utah

Medical Assisting grads earn an average of $41,150 in the state and $47,450 nationwide.

jobs nationwide vs. state.

There are 28 colleges in Utah that offer medical assisting degrees. Learn about the most popular 10 below:

383 Degrees in Major Awarded
2,801 Total Students

In their early career, Mountainland Technical College grads earn an average salary of $15,500. 22 to 1 is the student to faculty ratio. 32% of students are awarded financial aid at this school.

#2

Independence University

Salt Lake City
260 Degrees in Major Awarded
41% Graduation Rate
10,095 Total Students

100% of students get financical aid. The full-time teacher rate is 47%. Roughly six years after entering college, graduates of this school earn $24,200 a year.

194 Degrees in Major Awarded
3,162 Total Students

Grads earn an average early-career salary of $25,300 after earning their degree at this institution. 10 to 1 is the student to faculty ratio. Of all the students who attend this school, 58% get financial aid.

146 Degrees in Major Awarded
1,345 Total Students

In their early career, Bridgerland ATC grads earn an average salary of $27,200. Of all the students who attend this school, 34% get financial aid. A typical student attending Bridgerland ATC will pay a net price of $7,780.

#5

Salt Lake Community College

Salt Lake City
98 Degrees in Major Awarded
29,156 Total Students

65% of students are awarded financial aid at this school. 22% of the teachers are full time. 22 to 1 is the student to faculty ratio.

90 Degrees in Major Awarded
2,277 Total Students

Students enjoy a student to faculty ratio of 11 to 1. Grads earn an average early-career salary of $20,400 after earning their degree at this institution. Students who attend this public school pay an average net price of $862.

#7

Dixie Technical College

Saint George
85 Degrees in Major Awarded
693 Total Students

72% of students are awarded financial aid at this school. 10 to 1 is the student to faculty ratio.

#8

LDS Business College

Salt Lake City
76 Degrees in Major Awarded
1,996 Total Students

Graduates earn an average $28,900 after graduation. 21 to 1 is the student to faculty ratio. The student loan default rate is 7.10% which is lower than average.

#9

Dixie State University

Saint George
67 Degrees in Major Awarded
18% Graduation Rate
9,950 Total Students

Of all the teachers who work at the school, 35% are considered full time. It takes the average student 4.70 years to graduate. Graduates earn an average $28,600 after graduation.

#10

Provo College

Provo
50 Degrees in Major Awarded
446 Total Students

In their early career, Provo College grads earn an average salary of $26,000. Seeking financial aid? At this school, 79% of students receive it. Students who attend this private institution pay an average net price of $16,764.

Allied Health Services Careers in UT

Some of the careers medical assisting majors go into include:

Job Title UT Job Growth UT Median Salary
Health Specialties Professors 64% $114,560
Physical Therapist Assistants 55% $55,250
Physician Assistants 54% $99,710
Veterinary Technologists and Technicians 48% $29,780
Medical Assistants 46% $32,320
Health Technologists and Technicians 46% $38,490
Medical and Clinical Laboratory Technicians 43% $0
Healthcare Support Workers 42% $37,500
Surgical Technologists 38% $41,540
Occupational Therapy Assistants 38% $57,730
Ambulance Drivers and Attendants 36% $28,620
Pharmacy Technicians 30% $36,730

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

Major Annual Graduates in UT
Nursing 15,739
Nursing & Nursing Assistants 2,036
Health/Medical Admin Services 1,073
Allied Health Professions 1,062
Public Health 804
Communication Sciences 622
Clinical/Medical Laboratory Science 596
Dental Support Services 428

View all majors related to Allied Health Services

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