Maine contains two schools that offer surgical technologist programs. Eastern Maine Community College, the highest-ranking surgical technologist school in ME, has a total student population of 2,099 and is the 3183rd highest ranked school in America.
Of the 2 surgical technologist schools in Maine, none have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Southern Maine Community College comes out as the most expensive ($9,233/yr), with Eastern Maine Community College as the lowest recorded at only $6,452/yr.
Surgical Technologist students from Maine 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 Maine alone, there are 270 employed surgeons earning an average yearly salary of $"#". Surgical technologists in this state earn $40,150/yr and there are 440 employed.
Also, within the surgical technologist schools in Maine, the average student population is 1,527 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 15 to 1. Aside from surgical technologist, there are 1035 total degree (or certificate) programs in the state, with 1,742 people on average applying for a school. Undergraduate tuition costs are normally around $5,504, but can vary widely depending on the type of school.
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