Louisiana contains fourteen schools that offer phlebotomy programs. Blue Cliff College-Houma, the highest-ranking phlebotomy school in LA, has a total student population of 439 and is the 1763rd highest ranked school in America.
Of the 14 phlebotomy schools in Louisiana, none have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Blue Cliff College-Shreveport comes out as the most expensive ($21,848/yr), with Louisiana Technical College-Lafayette Campus as the lowest recorded at only $6,703/yr.
Phlebotomy students from Louisiana 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 Louisiana alone, there are 5,460 employed medical assistants earning an average yearly salary of $25,490. Registered nurses in this state earn $60,290/yr and there are 39,560 employed.
Also, within the phlebotomy schools in Louisiana, the average student population is 1,613 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 17 to 1. Aside from phlebotomy, there are 3263 total degree (or certificate) programs in the state, with 2,905 people on average applying for a school. Undergraduate tuition costs are normally around $1,789, but can vary widely depending on the type of school.
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