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Medical Assistant Schools in Gresham, Oregon

Medical Assistant Schools in Gresham, OR

With an overall population of 90,205 and a student population of 8,897, approximately 8,897 of Gresham students attend one of Gresham's schools that offer medical assistant programs.

The largest medical assistant school in Gresham, by student population, is Mt Hood Community College. In 2010, Mt Hood Community College graduated approximately 12 students from its medical assisting program.

In 2010, 12 students graduated with a medical assisting degree from one of Gresham's medical assistant schools. If you decide to attend a medical assistant school in Gresham, you can expect to pay an average yearly tuition of $3,521.

You should also anticipate spending about $1,230 for medical assisting related books and supplies every year.

Medical Assisting Salaries and Career Outlook in Gresham

Many medical assisting graduates choose to work as medical assistants after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Gresham, your job prospects are good. In 2010, 1 out of every 2 medical assistants in Oregon were working in the greater Gresham area. Gresham's medical assistant workforce is projected to increase by 25% by the year 2018. This projected change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for medical assistants.

As a medical assistant in Gresham, you can expect to make an average salary of $34,840 per year. This is higher than the average salary for medical assistants in the state.

This Page is Useful for Those Seeking the Following:

  • Medical Assistant Degree in Gresham
  • Associates Degree in Medical Assistant
  • Bachelors Degree in Medical Assistant
  • Medical Assistant Classes
  • Medical Assistant Courses
  • Medical Assistant Training

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  1. 1Mt Hood Community College

    26000 SE Stark St, Gresham, Oregon 97030

    Awards Offered:
    Less than 1 year certificate
    1-2 years certificate
    Associate's degree