Graniteville's largest medical assistant school is Aiken Technical College. In 2010, Aiken Technical College graduated approximately 1 students from its medical assisting program.
A reported 1 students graduated with credentials in medical assisting in Graniteville in 2010. In 2009 tuition at medical assistant schools in Graniteville was $3,626 per year, on average.
You should also anticipate spending about $900 for medical assisting related books and supplies every year.
Many medical assisting graduates choose to work as medical assistants after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Graniteville, your job prospects are good. In 2010, there were 6,010 medical assistants in South Carolina. Of these medical assistants, 1,000 were working in the greater Graniteville area. The number of medical assistants in Graniteville is expected to increase by 28% 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 Graniteville is $27,640 per year. This is higher than the state-wide average salary for medical assistants.