With an overall population of 66,715 and a student population of 5,056, approximately 5,056 of Jacksonville students attend one of Jacksonville's schools that offer surgical technologist programs.
The largest surgical technologist school in Jacksonville, by student population, is Coastal Carolina Community College. In 2010, Coastal Carolina Community College graduated approximately 13 students from its surgical technology program.
A total of 13 students graduated with credentials in surgical technology from surgical technologist schools in Jacksonville in 2010. In 2009 tuition at surgical technologist schools in Jacksonville was $1,630 per year, on average.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $1,400 for surgical technology related books and supplies each year.
After graduating with your credentials in surgical technology, if you decide to work as a surgical technologist in Jacksonville, your job prospects are good. By the year 2018, the number of surgical technologists is expected to increase by 33% in Jacksonville. This projected change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for surgical technologists.