Troy has a total population of 3,430 and a student population of 1,036. Of these students, 1,036 are enrolled in schools that offer medical assistant programs.
The largest medical assistant school in Troy, by student population, is Montgomery Community College. Approximately 6 students graduated in 2010 from Montgomery Community College with credentials in medical assisting.
A reported 6 students graduated with credentials in medical assisting in Troy in 2010. In 2009 tuition at medical assistant schools in Troy was $1,665 per year, on average.
You should also anticipate spending about $1,100 for medical assisting related books and supplies every year.
If you plan on staying in Troy after graduating from medical assistant school, you should know that job prospects for medical assistants in Troy, which is the most popular medical assisting profession, are good. In 2010, of the 10,080 medical assistants in North Carolina, 660 were working in the greater Troy area. By the year 2018, the number of medical assistants is expected to increase by 37% in Troy. 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 Troy is $27,340 per year, which is lower than the average for medical assistants state-wide.