Fountain Valley has a general population of 54,978 and an overall student population of 11,636. Approximately 163 of Fountain Valley's students are enrolled in schools that offer medical assistant programs.
Fountain Valley's largest medical assistant school is Modern Technology School. In 2010, approximately 5 students graduated from the Medical Assisting program at Modern Technology School.
In 2010, 5 students graduated with a medical assisting certificate in Fountain Valley.
After graduating with your credentials in medical assisting, if you decide to work as a medical assistant in Fountain Valley, your job prospects are good. In 2010, there were 88,000 medical assistants in California. Of these medical assistants, 9,650 were working in the greater Fountain Valley area. By the year 2018, the number of medical assistants is expected to increase by 24% in Fountain Valley. 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 Fountain Valley is $30,530 per year, which is lower than the average for medical assistants state-wide.
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