Connecticut contains fifteen schools that offer surgical technologist programs. Post University, the highest-ranking surgical technologist school in CT, has a total student population of 8,082 and is the 703rd highest ranked school in America.
Of the 15 surgical technologist schools in Connecticut, none have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Post University comes out as the most expensive ($23,261/yr), with Middlesex Community College as the lowest recorded at only $3,918/yr.
Surgical Technologist students from Connecticut schools who go on to become surgical technologists, surgeons, surgical technicians, etc. have a good chance at finding employment. For example, there are 91,250 people working as surgical technologists alone in the US, and their average annual salary is $40,710. Also, Surgeons make on average $219,770 per year and there are about 44,560 of them employed in the US today. In fact, in the Connecticut alone, there are 720 employed surgeons earning an average yearly salary of $207,410. Surgical technologists in this state earn $45,910/yr and there are 1,010 employed.
Also, within the surgical technologist schools in Connecticut, the average student population is 1,939 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 14 to 1. Aside from surgical technologist, there are 2145 total degree (or certificate) programs in the state, with 3,319 people on average applying for a school. Undergraduate tuition costs are normally around $4,907, but can vary widely depending on the type of school.
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