With an overall population of 56,002 and a student population of 23,214, approximately 1,054 of Greenville students attend one of Greenville's schools that offer medical assistant programs.
Greenville's largest medical assistant school is Virginia College-Greenville. Approximately 0 students graduated in 2010 from Virginia College-Greenville with credentials in medical assisting.
In 2009 tuition at medical assistant schools in Greenville was $11,812 per year, on average.
After graduating with your credentials in medical assisting, if you decide to work as a medical assistant in Greenville, your job prospects are good. In 2010, 1 out of every 5 medical assistants in South Carolina were working in the greater Greenville area. The number of medical assistants in Greenville is expected to increase by 33% by the year 2018. 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 Greenville is $28,930 per year, which is higher than the average for medical assistants state-wide.