With an overall population of 1,324 and a student population of 2,342, approximately 2,342 of Clyde students attend one of Clyde's schools that offer medical assistant programs.
Clyde's largest medical assistant school is Haywood Community College. In 2010, Haywood Community College graduated approximately 20 students from its medical assisting program.
In 2010, 20 students graduated with a medical assisting degree in Clyde. In 2009 tuition at medical assistant schools in Clyde was $1,701 per year, on average.
You should also anticipate spending about $1,146 for medical assisting related books and supplies every year.
If you plan on staying in Clyde after graduating from medical assistant school, you should know that job prospects for medical assistants in Clyde, which is the most popular medical assisting profession, are good. There were 10,080 medical assistants working in North Carolina and 870 working in the greater Clyde area in 2010. The government projects that the number of medical assistants in Clyde will increase by 37% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for medical assistants.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a medical assistant in Clyde is $28,590 per year, which is higher than the average for medical assistants state-wide.