Pamlico Community College is the largest medical assistant school in Grantsboro, based on student population. In 2010, approximately 8 students graduated from the Medical Assisting program at Pamlico Community College.
A total of 8 students graduated with credentials in medical assisting from medical assistant schools in Grantsboro in 2010. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $1,635 per year in tuition costs.
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 Grantsboro, your job prospects are good. In 2010, there were 10,080 medical assistants in North Carolina. Of these medical assistants, 710 were working in the greater Grantsboro area. Grantsboro'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.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a medical assistant in Grantsboro is $26,430 per year, which is lower than the average for medical assistants state-wide.