Warner Robins, GA (population: 64,183) has one medical assistant school within its city limits. Middle Georgia Technical College has a total student population of 3,543. It is the 4279th highest ranked school in the USA and the 95th highest in the state of Georgia (#1 is Emory University).
Medical Assistant students from Warner Robins 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. In fact, in the South Georgia nonmetropolitan area alone, there are 2,330 employed licensed practical and licensed vocational nurses earning an average salary of $30,660. Medical assistants in this area earn $23,110/yr and there are 620 employed.
Warner Robins lies in Houston county, which is one of the 106 counties in Georgia. Overall, the South Georgia nonmetropolitan area has 188,200 total employed workers according to the US Bureau of Labor Statistics, with a 1.1% unemployment rate, $15.30/hr average worker wage, and a $31,820 average annual salary. Thus, about 3.281 out of every 1000 jobs in Warner Robins are held by medical assistants, and 12.357/1000 are held by licensed practical and licensed vocational nurses.
After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Middle Georgia Technical College ends up costing a student $2,582/yr.
|Name||State||Population||# of Schools||Avg School Rank||Total Programs||Distance from Warner Robins|
|Fort Valley||GA||-||1||21.9471||51||15.5 miles|
|Phenix City||AL||-||1||9.50663||23||80.5 miles|
|East Point||GA||43,748||1||19.2965||19||88.0 miles|
|North Atlanta||GA||51,827||0||-||0||95.5 miles|