Maryland contains one school that offers medical office programs. Prince George's Community College has a total student population of 13,685 and is the 5666th highest ranked school in America.
Medical Office students from Maryland schools who go on to become medical office administrators, office administrators, medical billing specialists, medical office assistants, etc. have a good chance at finding employment. For example, there are 271,710 people working as medical and health services managers alone in the US, and their average annual salary is $90,970. Also, Medical and clinical laboratory technicians make on average $37,860 per year and there are about 152,420 of them employed in the US today. In fact, in the Maryland alone, there are 2,680 employed medical and clinical laboratory technicians earning an average yearly salary of $45,870. Medical and health services managers in this state earn $103,000/yr and there are 7,070 employed.
Also, within the medical office schools in Maryland, the average student population is 3,835 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 17 to 1. Aside from medical office, there are 2792 total degree (or certificate) programs in the state, with 3,442 people on average applying for a school. Undergraduate tuition costs are normally around $6,052, but can vary widely depending on the type of school.
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