Pennsylvania contains 20 schools that offer phlebotomy programs. Clarion University of Pennsylvania, the highest-ranking phlebotomy school in PA, has a total student population of 7,346 and is the 428th highest ranked school in America.
Of the 20 phlebotomy schools in Pennsylvania, only 3 have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Allied Medical and Technical Institute comes out as the most expensive ($27,790/yr), with Westmoreland County Community College as the lowest recorded at only $2,481/yr.
Phlebotomy students from Pennsylvania 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 Pennsylvania alone, there are 24,610 employed medical assistants earning an average yearly salary of $28,670. Registered nurses in this state earn $63,600/yr and there are 129,810 employed.
Also, within the phlebotomy schools in Pennsylvania, the average student population is 2,077 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 15 to 1. Aside from phlebotomy, there are 10679 total degree (or certificate) programs in the state, with 2,747 people on average applying for a school. Undergraduate tuition costs are normally around $9,718, but can vary widely depending on the type of school.
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