With an overall population of 14,633 and a student population of 474, approximately 474 of Stuart students attend one of Stuart's schools that offer medical assistant programs.
Medvance Institute-Stuart is the largest medical assistant school in Stuart, based on student population. In 2010, Medvance Institute-Stuart graduated approximately 188 students with credentials in medical assisting.
In 2010, 188 students graduated with a medical assisting certificate in Stuart.
If you decide to work as a medical assistant in Stuart, your job prospects are good. In 2010, there were 34,830 medical assistants in Florida. Of these medical assistants, 560 were working in the greater Stuart area. Stuart's medical assistant workforce is projected to 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 Stuart, you can expect to make an average salary of $29,540 per year. This is higher than the average salary for medical assistants in the state.