Kentucky contains two schools that offer phlebotomy programs. National College-Lexington, the highest-ranking phlebotomy school in KY, has a total student population of 3,702 and is the 4280th highest ranked school in America.
Of the 2 phlebotomy schools in Kentucky, none have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Beckfield College comes out as the most expensive ($19,717/yr), with National College-Lexington as the lowest recorded at only $13,844/yr.
Phlebotomy students from Kentucky 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 Kentucky alone, there are 7,710 employed medical assistants earning an average yearly salary of $26,470. Registered nurses in this state earn $58,110/yr and there are 43,250 employed.
Also, within the phlebotomy schools in Kentucky, the average student population is 2,555 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 16 to 1. Aside from phlebotomy, there are 2859 total degree (or certificate) programs in the state, with 2,477 people on average applying for a school. Undergraduate tuition costs are normally around $4,117, but can vary widely depending on the type of school.
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