With an overall population of 49,415 and a student population of 12,895, approximately 12,895 of Glendora students attend one of Glendora's schools that offer medical assistant programs.
Of the 1 medical assistant schools in Glendora, the largest medical assisting school, by student population, is Citrus College. In 2010, Citrus College graduated approximately 1 students from its medical assisting program.
In 2010, 1 students graduated with a medical assisting certificate in Glendora. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $814 per year in tuition costs.
You should also anticipate spending about $1,638 for medical assisting related books and supplies every year.
If you plan on staying in Glendora after graduating from medical assistant school, you should know that job prospects for medical assistants in Glendora, which is the most popular medical assisting profession, are good. In 2010, 1 out of every 3 medical assistants in California were working in the greater Glendora area. The government projects that the number of medical assistants in Glendora will increase by 30% by the year 2018. This projected change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for medical assistants.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a medical assistant in Glendora is $29,230 per year, which is lower than the average for medical assistants state-wide.