Anesthesiologist Assistant Schools in Michigan

Anesthesiologist Assistants are highly trained medical professionals who work under the direction of licensed Anesthesiologists as a member of the Anesthesia Care Team (ACT).

The good news is Michigan is one of only 16 States, plus Washington DC, which permits Anesthesiologist Assistants to work there.anesthesiology Assistant Michigan

However if you wish to attend a dedicated Anesthesiologist Assistant training program you will need to travel out of State. The closest schools offering Anesthesiologist Assistant Programs are in Cleveland, Ohio and Indianapolis. In fact there are currently only 11 Anesthesia Assistant Programs throughout the USA (see below).

If moving out of State does not appeal to you then you may wish to explore related healthcare schools and programs in Michigan which will help you on your path to becoming an Anesthesiologist Assistant.

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Anesthesiologist Assistant Training Michigan

As already mentioned there are no programs dedicated to offering Anesthesiology Assistant training in Michigan and to avail of such a program you will need to travel out of State. We have listed the only schools offering Anesthesiology Assistant training at present in the USA.

Listed below are the top 10 schools offering health, medical and nursing programs near you which will help you on your journey to becoming an Anesthesiologist Assistant in Michigan..


States which permit Anesthesiologist Assistants

There are only 16 States, plus Washington DC, which permit Anesthesiologist Assistants to work there – see the table below.

  • Alabama*
  • Colorado*
  • Florida*
  • Georgia*
  • Indiana*
  • Kentucky*
  • Missouri*
  • New Mexico*
  • Michigan**
  • North Carolina*
  • Ohio*
  • Oklahoma*
  • South Carolina*
  • Texas**
  • Vermont*
  • Washington DC*
  • Wisconsin*

* Requires certification and licensing
** Practice under Physician delegation

Related Healthcare Careers in Michigan

The table below provides key salary and employment data for related healthcare and healthcare assisting roles in Michigan;

Career# EmployedAverage SalaryNational Average+/- Average
Physician Assistants4,220$93,620$99,270-5.7%
Registered Nurses91,130$67,690$71,000-4.7%
Nurse Anesthetists2,110$177,090$160,25010.5%
Nurse Practitioners3,210$94,560$101,260-6.6%
Ultrasound Technicians2,460$59,810$70,880-15.6%
X Ray Techs6,390$52,790$45,73015.4%
EMT and Paramedics6,500$31,480$35,430-11.1%
Surgical Technologists3,390$42,660$45,940-7.1%
Licensed Practical and Licensed Vocational Nurses14,490$45,530$44,0303.4%
Nursing Assistants49,780$27,990$26,8204.4%
Medical Assistants22,790$29,900$31,910-6.3%



Michigan ) is a state in the Great Lakes and Midwestern regions of the United States. The state's name, Michigan, originates from the Ojibwe word mishigamaa, meaning "large water" or "large lake".
Area: 96,716 sq mi
Population: 9,995,915