With an overall population of 19,307 and a student population of 4,847, approximately 4,597 of Madisonville students attend one of Madisonville's schools that offer surgical technologist programs.
Madisonville's largest surgical technologist school is Madisonville Community College. In 2010, approximately 57 students graduated from the Surgical Technology program at Madisonville Community College.
A total of 57 students graduated with credentials in surgical technology from surgical technologist schools in Madisonville in 2010. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $3,000 per year in tuition costs.
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 Madisonville.
Many surgical technology graduates choose to work as surgical technologists after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Madisonville, your job prospects are good. In 2010, of the 1,950 surgical technologists in Kentucky, 240 were working in the greater Madisonville area. The government projects that the number of surgical technologists in Madisonville will increase by 29% 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 Madisonville is $35,090 per year. This is higher than the state-wide average salary for surgical technologists.