Maryland contains eight schools that offer surgical technologist programs. All-State Career School, the highest-ranking surgical technologist school in MD, has a total student population of 984 and is the 1271st highest ranked school in America.
Of the 8 surgical technologist schools in Maryland, only 3 have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Sojourner-Douglass College comes out as the most expensive ($18,062/yr), with The Community College of Baltimore County as the lowest recorded at only $5,035/yr.
Surgical Technologist students from Maryland 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 Maryland alone, there are 740 employed surgeons earning an average yearly salary of $"#". Surgical technologists in this state earn $48,820/yr and there are 1,760 employed.
Also, within the surgical technologist schools in Maryland, the average student population is 3,835 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 17 to 1. Aside from surgical technologist, there are 2792 total degree (or certificate) programs in the state, with 3,442 people on average applying for a school. Undergraduate tuition costs are normally around $6,052, but can vary widely depending on the type of school.
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