Oklahoma contains 39 schools that offer physician assistant programs. Indian Capital Technology Center-Muskogee, the highest-ranking physician assistant school in OK, has a total student population of 706 and is the 806th highest ranked school in America.
Of the 39 physician assistant schools in Oklahoma, only 2 have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Heritage College comes out as the most expensive ($24,934/yr), with Kiamichi Technology Center-McAlester as the lowest recorded at only $1,310/yr.
Physician Assistant students from Oklahoma schools who go on to become physician assistants. have a good chance at finding employment. For example, there are 76,900 people working as physician assistants alone in the US, and their average annual salary is $84,830. 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 Oklahoma alone, there are 6,120 employed medical assistants earning an average yearly salary of $25,950. Physician assistants in this state earn $76,770/yr and there are 1,140 employed.
Also, within the physician assistant schools in Oklahoma, the average student population is 1,754 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 15 to 1. Aside from physician assistant, there are 4305 total degree (or certificate) programs in the state, with 1,424 people on average applying for a school. Undergraduate tuition costs are normally around $3,600, but can vary widely depending on the type of school.
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