With an overall population of 25,756 and a student population of 346, approximately 346 of Maryland Heights students attend one of Maryland Heights's schools that offer medical assistant programs.
Anthem College-Maryland Heights is the largest medical assistant school in Maryland Heights, based on student population and is accredited by Accrediting Council of Independent Colleges and Schools (ACICS).. Approximately 61 students graduated in 2010 from Anthem College-Maryland Heights with credentials in medical assisting.
A total of 61 students graduated with credentials in medical assisting from medical assistant schools in Maryland Heights in 2010.
After graduating with your credentials in medical assisting, if you decide to work as a medical assistant in Maryland Heights, your job prospects are good. In 2010, there were 18,770 medical assistants in Missouri. Of these medical assistants, 9,310 were working in the greater Maryland Heights area. Maryland Heights's medical assistant workforce is projected to increase by 14% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for medical assistants.
As a medical assistant in Maryland Heights, you can expect to make an average salary of $30,190 per year. This is higher than the average salary for medical assistants in the state.
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