Flat Rock has a general population of 1,690 and an overall student population of 2,488. Approximately 2,488 of Flat Rock's students are enrolled in schools that offer surgical technologist programs.
Of the 1 surgical technologist schools in Flat Rock, the largest surgical technology school, by student population, is Blue Ridge Community College. In 2010, Blue Ridge Community College graduated approximately 15 students from its surgical technology program.
In 2010, 15 students graduated with a surgical technology certificate from one of Flat Rock's surgical technologist schools. If you decide to attend a surgical technologist school in Flat Rock, you can expect to pay an average yearly tuition of $1,695.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $1,200 for surgical technology related books and supplies each year.
Many surgical technology graduates choose to work as surgical technologists after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Flat Rock, your job prospects are good. There were 3,050 surgical technologists working in North Carolina and 100 working in the greater Flat Rock area in 2010. By the year 2018, the number of surgical technologists is expected to increase by 33% in Flat Rock. This anticipated change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for surgical technologists.
As a surgical technologist in Flat Rock, you can expect to make an average salary of $33,450 per year. This is lower than the average salary for surgical technologists in the state.
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