With an overall population of 11,788 and a student population of 15,612, approximately 7,252 of Conway students attend one of Conway's schools that offer surgical technologist programs.
Conway's largest surgical technologist school is Horry-Georgetown Technical College. In 2010, approximately 14 students graduated from the Surgical Technology program at Horry-Georgetown Technical College.
A reported 14 students graduated with credentials in surgical technology in Conway in 2010. In 2009 tuition at surgical technologist schools in Conway was $3,206 per year, on average.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $1,000 for surgical technology related books and supplies each year.
If you plan on staying in Conway after graduating from surgical technologist school, you should know that job prospects for surgical technologists in Conway, which is the most popular surgical technology profession, are good. In 2010, there were 1,710 surgical technologists in South Carolina. Of these surgical technologists, 120 were working in the greater Conway area. The number of surgical technologists in Conway is expected to increase by 30% by the year 2018. This projected change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for surgical technologists.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a surgical technologist in Conway is $35,020 per year, which is higher than the average for surgical technologists state-wide.
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