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Medical Assistant Schools in Asheville, North Carolina

Medical Assistant Schools in Asheville, NC

If you decide that you want to get a medical assisting degree, then you might want to consider attending one of the 2 medical assistant schools in Asheville, North Carolina. With an overall population of 68,889 and a student population of 11,736, approximately 7,794 of Asheville students attend one of Asheville's schools that offer medical assistant programs.

Of the 2 medical assistant schools in Asheville, the largest medical assisting school, by student population, is Asheville-Buncombe Technical Community College. In 2010, Asheville-Buncombe Technical Community College graduated approximately 6 students with credentials in medical assisting.

In 2010, 10 students graduated with a medical assisting degree from one of Asheville's medical assistant schools. In 2009 tuition at medical assistant schools in Asheville was $8,240 per year, on average.

In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $1,381 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a medical assistant program in Asheville.

Medical Assisting Salaries and Career Outlook in Asheville

If you decide to work as a medical assistant in Asheville, your job prospects are good. In 2010, 1 out of every 14 medical assistants in North Carolina were working in the greater Asheville area. Asheville's medical assistant workforce is projected to increase by 37% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for medical assistants.

As a medical assistant in Asheville, you can expect to make an average salary of $28,590 per year. This is higher than the average salary for medical assistants in the state.

This Page is Useful for Those Seeking the Following:

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

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  1. 1Asheville-Buncombe Technical Community CollegeAsheville-Buncombe Technical Community College

    340 Victoria Rd, Asheville, North Carolina 28801-4897

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

  2. 2South College-AshevilleSouth College-Asheville

    29 Turtle Creek Drive, Asheville, North Carolina 28803

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