Ohio contains 44 schools that offer surgical technologist programs. Ohio State University-Main Campus, the highest-ranking surgical technologist school in OH, has a total student population of 55,014 and is the 33rd highest ranked school in America.
Of the 44 surgical technologist schools in Ohio, only 8 have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Butler Tech-D Russel Lee Career Center comes out as the most expensive ($26,280/yr), with Community Services Division-Alliance City as the lowest recorded at only $1,058/yr.
Surgical Technologist students from Ohio 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 Ohio alone, there are 1,890 employed surgeons earning an average yearly salary of $230,310. Surgical technologists in this state earn $38,680/yr and there are 3,440 employed.
Also, within the surgical technologist schools in Ohio, the average student population is 1,976 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 15 to 1. Aside from surgical technologist, there are 8695 total degree (or certificate) programs in the state, with 1,681 people on average applying for a school. Undergraduate tuition costs are normally around $4,978, but can vary widely depending on the type of school.
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