Claremont has a general population of 13,151 and an overall student population of 1,012. Approximately 1,012 of Claremont's students are enrolled in schools that offer medical assistant programs.
Of the 1 medical assistant schools in Claremont, the largest medical assisting school, by student population, is River Valley Community College. In 2010, approximately 13 students graduated from the Medical Assisting program at River Valley Community College.
A total of 13 students graduated with credentials in medical assisting from medical assistant schools in Claremont in 2010. In 2009 tuition at medical assistant schools in Claremont was $6,136 per year, on average.
You should also anticipate spending about $1,200 for medical assisting related books and supplies every year.
After graduating with your credentials in medical assisting, if you decide to work as a medical assistant in Claremont, your job prospects are good. In 2010, there were 2,500 medical assistants in New Hampshire. Of these medical assistants, 550 were working in the greater Claremont area. The number of medical assistants in Claremont is expected to increase by 27% by the year 2018. This projected change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for medical assistants.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a medical assistant in Claremont is $32,720 per year. This is higher than the state-wide average salary for medical assistants.