With an overall population of 64,112 and a student population of 41,474, approximately 17,352 of Daytona Beach students attend one of Daytona Beach's schools that offer medical assistant programs.
Daytona State College is the largest medical assistant school in Daytona Beach, based on student population. Approximately 0 students graduated in 2010 from Daytona State College with credentials in medical assisting.
If you decide to attend a medical assistant school in Daytona Beach, you can expect to pay an average yearly tuition of $2,666.
You should also anticipate spending about $900 for medical assisting related books and supplies every year.
If you plan on staying in Daytona Beach after graduating from medical assistant school, you should know that job prospects for medical assistants in Daytona Beach, which is the most popular medical assisting profession, are good. There were 34,830 medical assistants working in Florida and 840 working in the greater Daytona Beach area in 2010. By the year 2018, the number of medical assistants is expected to increase by 30% in Daytona Beach. 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 Daytona Beach is $29,220 per year, which is higher than the average for medical assistants state-wide.