Texas contains eleven schools that offer phlebotomy programs. Valley Grande Institute for Academic Studies, the highest-ranking phlebotomy school in TX, has a total student population of 454 and is the 2254th highest ranked school in America.
Of the 11 phlebotomy schools in Texas, none have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Valley Grande Institute for Academic Studies comes out as the most expensive ($25,905/yr), with Galveston College as the lowest recorded at only $4,854/yr.
Phlebotomy students from Texas 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 Texas alone, there are 40,890 employed medical assistants earning an average yearly salary of $27,020. Registered nurses in this state earn $64,670/yr and there are 168,020 employed.
Also, within the phlebotomy schools in Texas, the average student population is 3,703 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 18 to 1. Aside from phlebotomy, there are 11086 total degree (or certificate) programs in the state, with 2,493 people on average applying for a school. Undergraduate tuition costs are normally around $3,572, but can vary widely depending on the type of school.
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