Tulsa, OK (population: 387,683) has one dialysis technician school within its city limits. Tulsa Community College has a total student population of 19,730. It is the 5221st highest ranked school in the USA and the 119th highest in the state of Oklahoma (#1 is Oklahoma City University).
Dialysis Technician students from Tulsa schools who go on to become dialysis technicians, medical technologists, medical technicians, radiology technicians, etc. have a good chance at finding employment. For example, there are 166,860 people working as medical and clinical laboratory technologists alone in the US, and their average annual salary is $55,620. Also, Medical and clinical laboratory technicians make on average $37,860 per year and there are about 152,420 of them employed in the US today. In fact, in the Tulsa area alone, there are 600 employed medical and clinical laboratory technicians earning an average salary of $29,440. Medical and clinical laboratory technologists in this area earn $43,550/yr and there are 500 employed.
Tulsa lies in Osage county, which is one of the 41 counties in Oklahoma. Overall, the Tulsa area has 423,270 total employed workers according to the US Bureau of Labor Statistics, with a 1.4% unemployment rate, $18.09/hr average worker wage, and a $37,620 average annual salary. Thus, about 1.179 out of every 1000 jobs in Tulsa are held by medical and clinical laboratory technologists, and 1.422/1000 are held by medical and clinical laboratory technicians.
After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Tulsa Community College ends up costing a student $5,722/yr.
|Name||State||Population||# of Schools||Avg School Rank||Total Programs||Distance from Tulsa|
|Ponca City||OK||-||2||30.535||26||76.2 miles|
|Siloam Springs||AR||-||1||66.9948||62||77.1 miles|
|Arkansas City||KS||-||1||16.4747||36||89.5 miles|
|Midwest City||OK||57,117||2||17.3383||110||93.6 miles|