Woburn has a general population of 37,258 and an overall student population of 327. Approximately 153 of Woburn's students are enrolled in schools that offer medical assistant programs.
Woburn's largest medical assistant school is Millennium Training Institute. Approximately 16 students graduated in 2010 from Millennium Training Institute with credentials in medical assisting.
In 2010, 16 students graduated with a medical assisting certificate from one of Woburn'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 Woburn, your job prospects are good. In 2010, 1 out of every 2 medical assistants in Massachusetts were working in the greater Woburn area. The number of medical assistants in Woburn is expected to increase by 14% by the year 2018. This projected change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for medical assistants.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a medical assistant in Woburn is $38,800 per year, which is higher than the average for medical assistants state-wide.