Deland, FL has twelve medical assistant schools within a 100-mile radius of its city center. Southern Technical College, the highest ranked school in this group with a medical assistant program, has a total student population of 982. It is the 1143rd highest ranked school in the USA and the 46th highest in the state of Florida (#1 is University of Miami).
Medical Assistant students from Deland schools who go on to become medical assistants, nurses, dental assistants, medical office assistants, etc. have a good chance at finding employment. For example, there are 495,970 people working as medical assistants alone in the US, and their average annual salary is $29,450. Also, Licensed practical and licensed vocational nurses make on average $40,900 per year and there are about 728,670 of them employed in the US today.
Of the 12 medical assistant schools with a 100-mile radius of Deland, only 1 has a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Southern Technical College comes out as the most expensive ($31,500/yr) for medical assistant students, with Brevard Community College as the lowest, reported at only $5,563/yr.
|Name||State||Population||# of Schools||Avg School Rank||Total Programs||Distance from Deland|
|Lake Mary||FL||-||1||18.3465||21||18.7 miles|
|Daytona Beach||FL||63,815||4||31.0595||184||18.9 miles|
|South Daytona||FL||-||1||30.9321||7||20.4 miles|
|Winter Park||FL||-||6||33.3306||155||29.7 miles|
|Palm Coast||FL||76,000||0||-||0||37.9 miles|
|Saint Augustine||FL||-||2||46.0117||74||59.9 miles|
|Saint Leo||FL||-||1||24.1963||100||75.1 miles|
|Orange Park||FL||-||3||22.5405||26||82.4 miles|