Macon has a general population of 97,255 and an overall student population of 22,393. Approximately 6,950 of Macon's students are enrolled in schools that offer surgical technologist programs.
Central Georgia Technical College is the largest surgical technologist school in Macon, based on student population. In 2010, Central Georgia Technical College graduated approximately 17 students with credentials in surgical technology.
In 2010, 17 students graduated with a surgical technology certificate from one of Macon's surgical technologist schools. In 2009 tuition at surgical technologist schools in Macon was $2,043 per year, on average.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $1,800 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a surgical technologist program in Macon.
Many surgical technology graduates choose to work as surgical technologists after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Macon, your job prospects are good. In 2010, of the 3,080 surgical technologists in Georgia, 100 were working in the greater Macon area. Macon's surgical technologist workforce is projected to 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 Macon is $34,900 per year. This is higher than the state-wide average salary for surgical technologists.
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