Norcross has a total population of 8,410 and a student population of 1,194. Of these students, 1,111 are enrolled in schools that offer medical assistant programs.
Of the 1 medical assistant schools in Norcross, the largest medical assisting school, by student population, is Everest Institute-Norcross. In 2010, approximately 401 students graduated from the Medical Assisting program at Everest Institute-Norcross.
A reported 401 students graduated with credentials in medical assisting in Norcross in 2010.
Many medical assisting graduates choose to work as medical assistants after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Norcross, your job prospects are good. In 2010, 1 out of every 2 medical assistants in Georgia were working in the greater Norcross area. The number of medical assistants in Norcross is expected to increase by 26% 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 Norcross is $32,470 per year, which is higher than the average for medical assistants state-wide.