Iowa contains two schools that offer phlebotomy programs. Des Moines Area Community College, the highest-ranking phlebotomy school in IA, has a total student population of 22,324 and is the 4023rd highest ranked school in America.
Of the 2 phlebotomy schools in Iowa, only 1 has a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Des Moines Area Community College comes out as the most expensive ($8,142/yr), with Des Moines Area Community College as the lowest recorded at only $8,142/yr.
Phlebotomy students from Iowa schools who go on to become phlebotomists. have a good chance at finding employment. For example, there are 2,583,770 people working as registered nurses alone in the US, and their average annual salary is $66,530. Also, Medical assistants make on average $29,450 per year and there are about 495,970 of them employed in the US today. In fact, in the Iowa alone, there are 4,460 employed medical assistants earning an average yearly salary of $29,050. Registered nurses in this state earn $51,930/yr and there are 30,750 employed.
Also, within the phlebotomy schools in Iowa, the average student population is 3,609 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 16 to 1. Aside from phlebotomy, there are 3687 total degree (or certificate) programs in the state, with 1,622 people on average applying for a school. Undergraduate tuition costs are normally around $4,082, but can vary widely depending on the type of school.
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