Kirksville has a general population of 16,988 and an overall student population of 9,577. Approximately 3,702 of Kirksville's students are enrolled in schools that offer medical assistant programs.
Of the 1 medical assistant schools in Kirksville, the largest medical assisting school, by student population, is A T Still University of Health Sciences. In 2010, approximately 123 students graduated from the Medical Assisting program at A T Still University of Health Sciences.
In 2010, 123 students graduated with a medical assisting degree from one of Kirksville's medical assistant schools.
If you plan on staying in Kirksville after graduating from medical assistant school, you should know that job prospects for medical assistants in Kirksville, which is the most popular medical assisting profession, are good. There were 18,770 medical assistants working in Missouri and 620 working in the greater Kirksville area in 2010. By the year 2018, the number of medical assistants is expected to increase by 14% in Kirksville. This projected change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for medical assistants.
As a medical assistant in Kirksville, you can expect to make an average salary of $22,730 per year. This is lower than the average salary for medical assistants in the state.
800 W Jefferson, Kirksville, Missouri 63501