With an overall population of 15,857 and a student population of 1,815, approximately 1,815 of Dublin students attend one of Dublin's schools that offer medical assistant programs.
Of the 1 medical assistant schools in Dublin, the largest medical assisting school, by student population, is Heart of Georgia Technical College. In 2010, approximately 13 students graduated from the Medical Assisting program at Heart of Georgia Technical College.
In 2010, 13 students graduated with a medical assisting certificate from one of Dublin's medical assistant schools. In 2009 tuition at medical assistant schools in Dublin was $2,055 per year, on average.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $1,195 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a medical assistant program in Dublin.
After graduating with your credentials in medical assisting, if you decide to work as a medical assistant in Dublin, your job prospects are good. In 2010, of the 14,100 medical assistants in Georgia, 560 were working in the greater Dublin area. By the year 2018, the number of medical assistants is expected to increase by 26% in Dublin. 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 Dublin is $23,540 per year, which is lower than the average for medical assistants state-wide.