Nampa has a total population of 51,867 and a student population of 5,707. Of these students, 3,683 are enrolled in schools that offer surgical technologist programs.
Of the 1 surgical technologist schools in Nampa, the largest surgical technology school, by student population, is College of Western Idaho. In 2010, College of Western Idaho graduated approximately 14 students from its surgical technology program.
In 2010, 14 students graduated with a surgical technology certificate in Nampa. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $1,428 per year in tuition costs.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $990 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a surgical technologist program in Nampa.
If you decide to work as a surgical technologist in Nampa, your job prospects are good. In 2010, 1 out of every 1 surgical technologists in Idaho were working in the greater Nampa area. Nampa's surgical technologist workforce is projected to increase by 31% 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 Nampa is $41,530 per year, which is higher than the average for surgical technologists state-wide.
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