Every year approximately 3 students graduate with a degree in surgical technology from North Dakota schools. If you too are interested in studying surgical technology, North Dakota has 1 surgical technologist schools from which you can choose. You can expect to pay an average of $3,356 per year in tuition for a certificate in surgical technology in North Dakota state.
Located in Bismarck, Bismarck State College is the largest surgical technologist school in North Dakota, based on student population. In 2009, a reported 3 students graduated with a surgical technology certificate from Bismarck State College. This was 100% of the total surgical technology graduates in North Dakota for that year. In 2009, tuition at Bismarck State College, was approximately $3,356 per year.
A majority of surgical technology graduates choose to work as surgical technologists. If after graduation, you are planning on working in North Dakota, it is important to know that the job outlook for surgical technology graduates in the state is good. In North Dakota, there are currently about 180 surgical technologists. The government expects, by 2018, for this number to increase by 26%, or to 220 surgical technologists.
In North Dakota, as a surgical technologist, you can expect to earn a salary of anywhere from less than $26,240 per year to more than $38,120 per year. The median salary for surgical technologists in North Dakota is $32,740 per year.