New York contains ten schools that offer medical assistant programs. Manhattan School of Computer Technology, the highest-ranking medical assistant school in NY, has a total student population of 328 and is the 960th highest ranked school in America.
Of the 10 medical assistant schools in New York, none have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Wood Tobe-Coburn School comes out as the most expensive ($15,757/yr), with Monroe 2-Orleans BOCES Center for Workforce Development as the lowest recorded at only $5,505/yr.
Medical Assistant students from New York 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 York alone, there are 45,130 employed licensed practical and licensed vocational nurses earning an average yearly salary of $41,910. Medical assistants in this state earn $31,640/yr and there are 19,710 employed.
Also, within the medical assistant schools in New York, the average student population is 2,856 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 16 to 1. Aside from medical assistant, there are 10195 total degree (or certificate) programs in the state, with 3,318 people on average applying for a school. Undergraduate tuition costs are normally around $4,933, but can vary widely depending on the type of school.
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