With an overall population of 35,928 and a student population of 187, approximately 187 of Belleville students attend one of Belleville's schools that offer medical assistant programs.
The largest medical assistant school in Belleville, by student population, is Eastern International College. Approximately 64 students graduated in 2010 from Eastern International College with credentials in medical assisting.
In 2010, 64 students graduated with a medical assisting certificate from one of Belleville's medical assistant schools.
If you plan on staying in Belleville after graduating from medical assistant school, you should know that job prospects for medical assistants in Belleville, which is the most popular medical assisting profession, are good. In 2010, there were 18,050 medical assistants in New Jersey. Of these medical assistants, 4,520 were working in the greater Belleville area. By the year 2018, the number of medical assistants is expected to increase by 13% in Belleville. This anticipated change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for medical assistants.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a medical assistant in Belleville is $37,450 per year. This is higher than the state-wide average salary for medical assistants.