Kokomo has a general population of 46,113 and an overall student population of 8,141. Approximately 5,088 of Kokomo's students are enrolled in schools that offer surgical technologist programs.
Of the 1 surgical technologist schools in Kokomo, the largest surgical technology school, by student population, is Ivy Tech Community College-Kokomo. Approximately 5 students graduated in 2010 from Ivy Tech Community College-Kokomo with credentials in surgical technology.
A total of 5 students graduated with credentials in surgical technology from surgical technologist schools in Kokomo in 2010. In 2009 tuition at surgical technologist schools in Kokomo was $3,090 per year, on average.
You should also anticipate spending about $1,060 for surgical technology related books and supplies every year.
If you plan on staying in Kokomo after graduating from surgical technologist school, you should know that job prospects for surgical technologists in Kokomo, which is the most popular surgical technology profession, are good. There were 2,410 surgical technologists working in Indiana and 30 working in the greater Kokomo area in 2010. Kokomo's surgical technologist workforce is projected to increase by 27% 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 Kokomo is $35,660 per year. This is lower than the state-wide average salary for surgical technologists.