With an overall population of 17,375 and a student population of 3,190, approximately 3,152 of Fremont students attend one of Fremont's schools that offer medical assistant programs.
Terra State Community College is the largest medical assistant school in Fremont, based on student population. In 2010, Terra State Community College graduated approximately 24 students from its medical assisting program.
In 2010, 24 students graduated with a medical assisting certificate from one of Fremont's medical assistant schools. If you decide to attend a medical assistant school in Fremont, you can expect to pay an average yearly tuition of $3,712.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $1,174 for medical assisting related books and supplies each year.
If you plan on staying in Fremont after graduating from medical assistant school, you should know that job prospects for medical assistants in Fremont, which is the most popular medical assisting profession, are good. There were 36,880 medical assistants working in Ohio and 1,780 working in the greater Fremont area in 2010. Fremont's medical assistant workforce is projected to increase by 21% by the year 2018. This projected change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for medical assistants.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a medical assistant in Fremont is $24,400 per year, which is lower than the average for medical assistants state-wide.