With an overall population of 40,999 and a student population of 429, approximately 429 of Smyrna students attend one of Smyrna's schools that offer medical assistant programs.
Of the 1 medical assistant schools in Smyrna, the largest medical assisting school, by student population, is Medix College. In 2010, Medix College graduated approximately 96 students with credentials in medical assisting.
In 2010, 96 students graduated with a medical assisting certificate from one of Smyrna's medical assistant schools.
After graduating with your credentials in medical assisting, if you decide to work as a medical assistant in Smyrna, your job prospects are good. In 2010, there were 14,100 medical assistants in Georgia. Of these medical assistants, 10,810 were working in the greater Smyrna area. The number of medical assistants in Smyrna is expected to increase by 26% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for medical assistants.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a medical assistant in Smyrna is $32,470 per year. This is higher than the state-wide average salary for medical assistants.