With an overall population of 88,625 and a student population of 51, approximately 51 of Vacaville students attend one of Vacaville's schools that offer medical assistant programs.
Vacaville's largest medical assistant school is Blake Austin College. In 2010, Blake Austin College graduated approximately 32 students from its medical assisting program.
In 2010, 32 students graduated with a medical assisting certificate from one of Vacaville's medical assistant schools.
Many medical assisting graduates choose to work as medical assistants after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Vacaville, your job prospects are good. In 2010, 1 out of every 83 medical assistants in California were working in the greater Vacaville area. By the year 2018, the number of medical assistants is expected to increase by 30% in Vacaville. This anticipated change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for medical assistants.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a medical assistant in Vacaville is $34,670 per year. This is higher than the state-wide average salary for medical assistants.