With an overall population of 165,196 and a student population of 1,868, approximately 698 of Garden Grove students attend one of Garden Grove's schools that offer medical assistant programs.
The largest medical assistant school in Garden Grove, by student population, is Concorde Career College. In 2010, approximately 213 students graduated from the Medical Assisting program at Concorde Career College.
A total of 213 students graduated with credentials in medical assisting from medical assistant schools in Garden Grove in 2010.
After graduating with your credentials in medical assisting, if you decide to work as a medical assistant in Garden Grove, your job prospects are good. In 2010, of the 88,000 medical assistants in California, 9,650 were working in the greater Garden Grove area. The government projects that the number of medical assistants in Garden Grove will increase by 24% by the year 2018. 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 Garden Grove is $30,530 per year, which is lower than the average for medical assistants state-wide.
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