With an overall population of 29,376 and a student population of 3,436, approximately 3,384 of Allen Park students attend one of Allen Park's schools that offer medical assistant programs.
Allen Park's largest medical assistant school is Baker College of Allen Park. Approximately 13 students graduated in 2010 from Baker College of Allen Park with credentials in medical assisting.
A total of 13 students graduated with credentials in medical assisting from medical assistant schools in Allen Park in 2010. If you decide to attend a medical assistant school in Allen Park, you can expect to pay an average yearly tuition of $7,020.
You should also anticipate spending about $1,800 for medical assisting related books and supplies every year.
Many medical assisting graduates choose to work as medical assistants after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Allen Park, your job prospects are good. In 2010, of the 19,470 medical assistants in Michigan, 3,630 were working in the greater Allen Park area. Allen Park's medical assistant workforce is projected to increase by 25% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for medical assistants.
As a medical assistant in Allen Park, you can expect to make an average salary of $28,160 per year. This is higher than the average salary for medical assistants in the state.