With an overall population of 21,574 and a student population of 3,967, approximately 2,351 of Adrian students attend one of Adrian's schools that offer medical assistant programs.
Adrian's largest medical assistant school is Siena Heights University. Approximately 3 students graduated in 2010 from Siena Heights University with credentials in medical assisting.
A reported 3 students graduated with credentials in medical assisting in Adrian in 2010. If you decide to attend a medical assistant school in Adrian, you can expect to pay an average yearly tuition of $19,210.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $750 for medical assisting related books and supplies each year. And if you live on campus at one of the Adrian-based medical assistant schools, you will have an added expense of $7,070 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $0.
If you decide to work as a medical assistant in Adrian, your job prospects are good. There were 19,470 medical assistants working in Michigan and 1,320 working in the greater Adrian area in 2010. By the year 2018, the number of medical assistants is expected to increase by 25% in Adrian. This projected change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for medical assistants.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a medical assistant in Adrian is $25,320 per year, which is lower than the average for medical assistants state-wide.