New Hampshire contains two schools that offer medical assistant programs. Lebanon College, the highest-ranking medical assistant school in NH, has a total student population of 273 and is the 1987th highest ranked school in America.
Of the 2 medical assistant schools in New Hampshire, none have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Lebanon College comes out as the most expensive ($17,036/yr), with Lakes Region Community College as the lowest recorded at only $13,158/yr.
Medical Assistant students from New Hampshire 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 New Hampshire alone, there are 2,490 employed licensed practical and licensed vocational nurses earning an average yearly salary of $43,610. Medical assistants in this state earn $30,570/yr and there are 1,390 employed.
Also, within the medical assistant schools in New Hampshire, the average student population is 1,667 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 12 to 1. Aside from medical assistant, there are 1118 total degree (or certificate) programs in the state, with 2,808 people on average applying for a school. Undergraduate tuition costs are normally around $7,614, but can vary widely depending on the type of school.
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