Ohio contains 28 schools that offer medical technologist programs. Ohio State University-Main Campus, the highest-ranking medical technologist school in OH, has a total student population of 55,014 and is the 33rd highest ranked school in America.
Of the 28 medical technologist schools in Ohio, only 11 have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Xavier University comes out as the most expensive ($25,507/yr), with Jefferson Community College as the lowest recorded at only $2,111/yr.
Medical Technologist students from Ohio schools who go on to become medical technologists, medical informatics specialists, medical technicians, health information technologists, 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 Ohio alone, there are 4,480 employed medical and clinical laboratory technicians earning an average yearly salary of $38,420. Medical and clinical laboratory technologists in this state earn $51,950/yr and there are 5,910 employed.
Also, within the medical technologist schools in Ohio, the average student population is 1,976 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 15 to 1. Aside from medical technologist, there are 8695 total degree (or certificate) programs in the state, with 1,681 people on average applying for a school. Undergraduate tuition costs are normally around $4,978, but can vary widely depending on the type of school.
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