Mississippi contains three schools that offer phlebotomy programs. Blue Cliff College, the highest-ranking phlebotomy school in MS, has a total student population of 238 and is the 1505th highest ranked school in America.
Of the 3 phlebotomy schools in Mississippi, none have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Antonelli College comes out as the most expensive ($19,503/yr), with Pearl River Community College as the lowest recorded at only $1,515/yr.
Phlebotomy students from Mississippi 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 Mississippi alone, there are 2,400 employed medical assistants earning an average yearly salary of $25,310. Registered nurses in this state earn $57,630/yr and there are 28,030 employed.
Also, within the phlebotomy schools in Mississippi, the average student population is 2,783 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 17 to 1. Aside from phlebotomy, there are 2225 total degree (or certificate) programs in the state, with 2,759 people on average applying for a school. Undergraduate tuition costs are normally around $2,828, but can vary widely depending on the type of school.
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