With an overall population of 98,359 and a student population of 14,811, approximately 8,480 of Davenport students attend one of Davenport's schools that offer surgical technologist programs.
Davenport's largest surgical technologist school is Eastern Iowa Community College District. Approximately 9 students graduated in 2010 from Eastern Iowa Community College District with credentials in surgical technology.
A reported 9 students graduated with credentials in surgical technology in Davenport in 2010. If you decide to attend one of Davenport's surgical technologist schools, you can expect to pay an average of $11,652 per year in instate tuition and $13,332 per year in out of state tuition.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $1,600 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a surgical technologist program in Davenport. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $3,780 per year, on average, for room and board at Davenport-based surgical technologist schools. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $7,872.
After graduating with your credentials in surgical technology, if you decide to work as a surgical technologist in Davenport, your job prospects are good. In 2010, 1 out of every 6 surgical technologists in Iowa were working in the greater Davenport area. By the year 2018, the number of surgical technologists is expected to increase by 21% in Davenport. This projected change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for surgical technologists.
As a surgical technologist in Davenport, you can expect to make an average salary of $36,130 per year. This is higher than the average salary for surgical technologists in the state.
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