Anderson has a general population of 59,734 and an overall student population of 2,936. Approximately 225 of Anderson's students are enrolled in schools that offer medical assistant programs.
Harrison College-Anderson is the largest medical assistant school in Anderson, based on student population. Approximately 19 students graduated in 2010 from Harrison College-Anderson with credentials in medical assisting.
In 2010, 19 students graduated with a medical assisting degree from one of Anderson's medical assistant schools. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $11,535 per year in tuition costs.
You should also anticipate spending about $1,575 for medical assisting related books and supplies every year.
Many medical assisting graduates choose to work as medical assistants after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Anderson, your job prospects are good. In 2010, of the 8,210 medical assistants in Indiana, 240 were working in the greater Anderson area. Anderson's medical assistant workforce is projected to increase by 25% 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 Anderson is $28,870 per year. This is higher than the state-wide average salary for medical assistants.
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