Stow has a general population of 32,139 and an overall student population of 411. Approximately 411 of Stow's students are enrolled in schools that offer medical assistant programs.
Stow's largest medical assistant school is National College. Approximately 7 students graduated in 2010 from National College with credentials in medical assisting.
In 2010, 7 students graduated with a medical assisting degree from one of Stow's medical assistant schools. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $8,119 per year in tuition costs.
You should also anticipate spending about $1,980 for medical assisting related books and supplies every year.
If you decide to work as a medical assistant in Stow, your job prospects are good. There were 36,880 medical assistants working in Ohio and 2,780 working in the greater Stow area in 2010. Stow'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 Stow is $28,810 per year. This is higher than the state-wide average salary for medical assistants.