Bainbridge has a total population of 11,722 and a student population of 3,558. Of these students, 3,558 are enrolled in schools that offer medical assistant programs.
Bainbridge College is the largest medical assistant school in Bainbridge, based on student population. In 2010, Bainbridge College graduated approximately 15 students from its medical assisting program.
A total of 15 students graduated with credentials in medical assisting from medical assistant schools in Bainbridge in 2010. In 2009 tuition at medical assistant schools in Bainbridge was $2,436 per year, on average.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $698 for medical assisting related books and supplies each year.
If you decide to work as a medical assistant in Bainbridge, your job prospects are good. There were 14,100 medical assistants working in Georgia and 1,250 working in the greater Bainbridge area in 2010. By the year 2018, the number of medical assistants is expected to increase by 26% in Bainbridge. 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 Bainbridge is $23,930 per year, which is lower than the average for medical assistants state-wide.