Cresson has a total population of 1,631 and a student population of 1,604. Of these students, 1,604 are enrolled in schools that offer surgical technologist programs.
Mount Aloysius College is the largest surgical technologist school in Cresson, based on student population. In 2010, approximately 19 students graduated from the Surgical Technology program at Mount Aloysius College.
In 2010, 19 students graduated with a surgical technology degree from one of Cresson's surgical technologist schools. In 2009 tuition at surgical technologist schools in Cresson was $17,280 per year, on average.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $2,000 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a surgical technologist program in Cresson. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $7,300 per year, on average, for room and board at Cresson-based surgical technologist schools. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $22,280.
If you decide to work as a surgical technologist in Cresson, your job prospects are good. The number of surgical technologists in Cresson is expected to increase by 17% by the year 2018. This projected change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for surgical technologists.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a surgical technologist in Cresson is $37,040 per year, which is lower than the average for surgical technologists state-wide.
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