Roseville has a total population of 79,921 and a student population of 1,039. Of these students, 1,039 are enrolled in schools that offer medical assistant programs.
Heald College-Roseville is the largest medical assistant school in Roseville, based on student population. In 2010, Heald College-Roseville graduated approximately 73 students with credentials in medical assisting.
In 2010, 73 students graduated with a medical assisting degree from one of Roseville's medical assistant schools. In 2009 tuition at medical assistant schools in Roseville was $12,315 per year, on average.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $1,638 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a medical assistant program in Roseville.
If you plan on staying in Roseville after graduating from medical assistant school, you should know that job prospects for medical assistants in Roseville, which is the most popular medical assisting profession, are good. In 2010, of the 88,000 medical assistants in California, 5,380 were working in the greater Roseville area. Roseville's medical assistant workforce is projected to increase by 24% 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 Roseville is $36,860 per year, which is higher than the average for medical assistants state-wide.