With an overall population of 40,366 and a student population of 5,463, approximately 2,757 of Quincy students attend one of Quincy's schools that offer surgical technologist programs.
The largest surgical technologist school in Quincy, by student population, is John Wood Community College. Approximately 7 students graduated in 2010 from John Wood Community College with credentials in surgical technology.
In 2010, 7 students graduated with a surgical technology certificate from one of Quincy's surgical technologist schools. If you decide to attend a surgical technologist school in Quincy, you can expect to pay an average yearly tuition of $3,210.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $1,098 for surgical technology related books and supplies each year.
Many surgical technology graduates choose to work as surgical technologists after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Quincy, your job prospects are good. In 2010, 1 out of every 54 surgical technologists in Illinois were working in the greater Quincy area. The government projects that the number of surgical technologists in Quincy will increase by 23% by the year 2018. This projected change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for surgical technologists.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a surgical technologist in Quincy is $35,100 per year, which is lower than the average for surgical technologists state-wide.