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Medical Assistant Schools in Pendleton, South Carolina

Medical Assistant Schools in Pendleton, SC

With an overall population of 2,966 and a student population of 6,758, approximately 6,758 of Pendleton students attend one of Pendleton's schools that offer medical assistant programs.

Of the 1 medical assistant schools in Pendleton, the largest medical assisting school, by student population, is Tri-County Technical College. In 2010, Tri-County Technical College graduated approximately 9 students from its medical assisting program.

In 2010, 9 students graduated with a medical assisting certificate from one of Pendleton's medical assistant schools. If you decide to attend a medical assistant school in Pendleton, you can expect to pay an average yearly tuition of $3,168.

In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $900 for medical assisting related books and supplies each year.

Medical Assisting Salaries and Career Outlook in Pendleton

Many medical assisting graduates choose to work as medical assistants after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Pendleton, your job prospects are good. In 2010, of the 7,100 medical assistants in South Carolina, 300 were working in the greater Pendleton area. The government projects that the number of medical assistants in Pendleton will increase by 33% by the year 2018. This projected change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for medical assistants.

As a medical assistant in Pendleton, you can expect to make an average salary of $27,360 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 Pendleton
  • Associates Degree in Medical Assistant
  • Bachelors Degree in Medical Assistant
  • Medical Assistant Classes
  • Medical Assistant Courses
  • Medical Assistant Training

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  1. 1Tri-County Technical College

    7900 U.S. Hwy 76, Pendleton, South Carolina 29670

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