New Jersey contains fifteen schools that offer surgical technologist programs. Healthcare Training Institute, the highest-ranking surgical technologist school in NJ, has a total student population of 92 and is the 827th highest ranked school in America.
Of the 15 surgical technologist schools in New Jersey, only 3 have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Sanford-Brown Institute comes out as the most expensive ($50,832/yr), with Camden County College as the lowest recorded at only $3,258/yr.
Surgical Technologist students from New Jersey 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 New Jersey alone, there are 1,360 employed surgeons earning an average yearly salary of $"#". Surgical technologists in this state earn $44,180/yr and there are 1,430 employed.
Also, within the surgical technologist schools in New Jersey, the average student population is 3,123 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 18 to 1. Aside from surgical technologist, there are 3172 total degree (or certificate) programs in the state, with 2,929 people on average applying for a school. Undergraduate tuition costs are normally around $8,300, but can vary widely depending on the type of school.
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