Clarkston has a total population of 7,231 and a student population of 4,742. Of these students, 4,742 are enrolled in schools that offer surgical technologist programs.
Dekalb Technical College is the largest surgical technologist school in Clarkston, based on student population. In 2010, approximately 5 students graduated from the Surgical Technology program at Dekalb Technical College.
In 2010, 5 students graduated with a surgical technology certificate from one of Clarkston's surgical technologist schools. In 2009 tuition at surgical technologist schools in Clarkston was $2,211 per year, on average.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $1,500 for surgical technology related books and supplies each year.
If you decide to work as a surgical technologist in Clarkston, your job prospects are good. In 2010, of the 3,080 surgical technologists in Georgia, 1,330 were working in the greater Clarkston area. The government projects that the number of surgical technologists in Clarkston will increase by 40% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for surgical technologists.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a surgical technologist in Clarkston is $39,200 per year. This is higher than the state-wide average salary for surgical technologists.
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