Archbold has a general population of 4,290 and an overall student population of 3,665. Approximately 3,665 of Archbold's students are enrolled in schools that offer medical assistant programs.
Northwest State Community College is the largest medical assistant school in Archbold, based on student population. In 2010, Northwest State Community College graduated approximately 14 students with credentials in medical assisting.
A total of 14 students graduated with credentials in medical assisting from medical assistant schools in Archbold in 2010. In 2009 tuition at medical assistant schools in Archbold was $3,204 per year, on average.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $1,200 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a medical assistant program in Archbold.
If you plan on staying in Archbold after graduating from medical assistant school, you should know that job prospects for medical assistants in Archbold, which is the most popular medical assisting profession, are good. In 2010, 1 out of every 15 medical assistants in Ohio were working in the greater Archbold area. By the year 2018, the number of medical assistants is expected to increase by 21% in Archbold. 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 Archbold is $26,880 per year, which is higher than the average for medical assistants state-wide.