Terre Haute has a total population of 59,614 and a student population of 18,737. Of these students, 5,857 are enrolled in schools that offer surgical technologist programs.
Ivy Tech Community College-Wabash Valley is the largest surgical technologist school in Terre Haute, based on student population. In 2010, Ivy Tech Community College-Wabash Valley graduated approximately 12 students from its surgical technology program.
A reported 12 students graduated with credentials in surgical technology in Terre Haute in 2010. In 2009 tuition at surgical technologist schools in Terre Haute was $3,090 per year, on average.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $1,060 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a surgical technologist program in Terre Haute.
If you plan on staying in Terre Haute after graduating from surgical technologist school, you should know that job prospects for surgical technologists in Terre Haute, which is the most popular surgical technology profession, are good. In 2010, there were 2,410 surgical technologists in Indiana. Of these surgical technologists, 40 were working in the greater Terre Haute area. By the year 2018, the number of surgical technologists is expected to increase by 27% in Terre Haute. This projected change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for surgical technologists.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a surgical technologist in Terre Haute is $39,120 per year, which is higher than the average for surgical technologists state-wide.