Saint Petersburg, FL (population: 243,829) has one medical assistant school within its city limits. Career Institute of Florida has a total student population of 71. It is the 3483rd highest ranked school in the USA and the 178th highest in the state of Florida (#1 is University of Miami).
Medical Assistant students from Saint Petersburg 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.
After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Career Institute of Florida ends up costing a student $20,856/yr.
|Name||State||Population||# of Schools||Avg School Rank||Total Programs||Distance from Saint Petersburg|
|Pinellas Park||FL||46,971||2||19.8178||18||8.1 miles|
|New Port Richey||FL||-||2||22.9424||46||33.8 miles|
|Saint Leo||FL||-||1||24.1963||100||46.2 miles|
|North Port||FL||58,777||0||-||0||56.4 miles|
|Port Charlotte||FL||49,392||1||23.17||24||62.4 miles|
|North Fort Myers||FL||51,280||0||-||0||86.0 miles|
|Cape Coral||FL||161,428||1||26.0313||32||86.9 miles|
|Fort Myers||FL||68,373||7||23.467||192||92.0 miles|
|Winter Park||FL||-||6||33.3306||155||98.3 miles|