Ohio contains 38 schools that offer medical assistant programs. Bohecker College-Columbus, the highest-ranking medical assistant school in OH, has a total student population of 486 and is the 770th highest ranked school in America.
Of the 38 medical assistant schools in Ohio, only 1 has a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Great Oaks Institute of Technology and Career Development comes out as the most expensive ($41,304/yr), with Community Services Division-Alliance City as the lowest recorded at only $1,058/yr.
Medical Assistant students from Ohio 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 Ohio alone, there are 40,860 employed licensed practical and licensed vocational nurses earning an average yearly salary of $39,910. Medical assistants in this state earn $27,370/yr and there are 21,860 employed.
Also, within the medical assistant schools in Ohio, the average student population is 1,976 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 15 to 1. Aside from medical assistant, there are 8695 total degree (or certificate) programs in the state, with 1,681 people on average applying for a school. Undergraduate tuition costs are normally around $4,978, but can vary widely depending on the type of school.
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