Lees Summit, MO has five medical office schools within a 100-mile radius of its city center. Bryan College, the highest ranked school in this group with a medical office program, has a total student population of 183. It is the 1864th highest ranked school in the USA and the 16th highest in the state of Kansas (#1 is Southwestern College).
Medical Office students from Lees Summit 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.
Of the 5 medical office schools with a 100-mile radius of Lees Summit, only 1 has a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Bryan College comes out as the most expensive ($31,902/yr) for medical office students, with Johnson County Community College as the lowest, reported at only $9,481/yr.
|Name||State||Population||# of Schools||Avg School Rank||Total Programs||Distance from Lees Summit|
|Blue Springs||MO||57,147||1||22.3674||5||9.4 miles|
|Kansas City||MO||454,520||32||15.0915||547||16.7 miles|
|North Kansas City||MO||-||1||17.668||0||17.6 miles|
|Saint Joseph||MO||76,371||4||37.3685||160||62.9 miles|
|Fort Scott||KS||-||1||19.5238||38||76.5 miles|