Waycross has a general population of 15,333 and an overall student population of 1,734. Approximately 1,734 of Waycross's students are enrolled in schools that offer surgical technologist programs.
Of the 1 surgical technologist schools in Waycross, the largest surgical technology school, by student population, is Okefenokee Technical College. Approximately 5 students graduated in 2010 from Okefenokee Technical College with credentials in surgical technology.
In 2010, 5 students graduated with a surgical technology certificate in Waycross. If you decide to attend a surgical technologist school in Waycross, you can expect to pay an average yearly tuition of $2,043.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $1,000 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a surgical technologist program in Waycross.
After graduating with your credentials in surgical technology, if you decide to work as a surgical technologist in Waycross, your job prospects are good. There were 3,080 surgical technologists working in Georgia and 150 working in the greater Waycross area in 2010. By the year 2018, the number of surgical technologists is expected to increase by 40% in Waycross. This projected change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for surgical technologists.
As a surgical technologist in Waycross, you can expect to make an average salary of $29,970 per year. This is lower than the average salary for surgical technologists in the state.
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