Cerritos has a total population of 51,488 and a student population of 585. Of these students, 197 are enrolled in schools that offer medical assistant programs.
Cerritos's largest medical assistant school is PCI College. In 2010, PCI College graduated approximately 1 students with credentials in medical assisting.
In 2010, 1 students graduated with a medical assisting certificate from one of Cerritos's medical assistant schools.
After graduating with your credentials in medical assisting, if you decide to work as a medical assistant in Cerritos, your job prospects are good. There were 76,100 medical assistants working in California and 24,150 working in the greater Cerritos area in 2010. The government projects that the number of medical assistants in Cerritos will increase by 30% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for medical assistants.
As a medical assistant in Cerritos, you can expect to make an average salary of $29,230 per year. This is lower than the average salary for medical assistants in the state.
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