Kokomo has a total population of 46,113 and a student population of 8,141. Of these students, 5,088 are enrolled in schools that offer medical assistant programs.
The largest medical assistant school in Kokomo, by student population, is Ivy Tech Community College-Kokomo. Approximately 31 students graduated in 2010 from Ivy Tech Community College-Kokomo with credentials in medical assisting.
A total of 31 students graduated with credentials in medical assisting from medical assistant schools in Kokomo in 2010. If you decide to attend a medical assistant school in Kokomo, you can expect to pay an average yearly tuition of $3,090.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $1,060 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a medical assistant program in Kokomo.
Many medical assisting graduates choose to work as medical assistants after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Kokomo, your job prospects are good. In 2010, there were 9,930 medical assistants in Indiana. Of these medical assistants, 70 were working in the greater Kokomo area. The number of medical assistants in Kokomo is expected to increase by 33% by the year 2018. This projected change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for medical assistants.
As a medical assistant in Kokomo, you can expect to make an average salary of $26,430 per year. This is lower than the average salary for medical assistants in the state.
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