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Medical Assistant Schools in Jackson, Michigan

Medical Assistant Schools in Jackson, MI

There are 2 medical assistant schools in Jackson, Michigan. With an overall population of 36,316 and a student population of 10,161, approximately 10,161 of Jackson students attend one of Jackson's schools that offer medical assistant programs.

Jackson's largest medical assistant school is Jackson Community College. In 2010, Jackson Community College graduated approximately 69 students with credentials in medical assisting.

In 2010, 99 students graduated with a medical assisting degree from one of Jackson's medical assistant schools. If you decide to attend one of Jackson's medical assistant schools, you can expect to pay an average of $14,435 per year in instate tuition and $15,755 per year in out of state tuition.

In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $1,452 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a medical assistant program in Jackson. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $5,940 per year, on average, for room and board. If you live at home, you can cut this cost down to approximately $10,455.

Medical Assisting Salaries and Career Outlook in Jackson

If you plan on staying in Jackson after graduating from medical assistant school, you should know that job prospects for medical assistants in Jackson, which is the most popular medical assisting profession, are good. In 2010, of the 19,470 medical assistants in Michigan, 220 were working in the greater Jackson area. The government projects that the number of medical assistants in Jackson will increase by 25% by the year 2018. 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 Jackson is $30,470 per year, which is higher than the average for medical assistants state-wide.

This Page is Useful for Those Seeking the Following:

  • Medical Assistant Degree in Jackson
  • Associates Degree in Medical Assistant
  • Bachelors Degree in Medical Assistant
  • Medical Assistant Classes
  • Medical Assistant Courses
  • Medical Assistant Training

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  1. 1Jackson Community College

    2111 Emmons Rd, Jackson, Michigan 49201-8399

    Awards Offered:
    Less than 1 year certificate
    1-2 years certificate
    Associate's degree

  2. 2Baker College of JacksonBaker College of Jackson

    2800 Springport Rd, Jackson, Michigan 49202-1290

    Awards Offered:
    1-2 years certificate
    Associate's degree
    Bachelor's degree
    Postbaccalaureate certificate