Vermont contains 105 schools that offer surgical technologist programs. University of Pennsylvania, the highest-ranking surgical technologist school in VT, has a total student population of 24,599 and is the 5th highest ranked school in America.
Of the 105 surgical technologist schools in Vermont, only 4 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 Northern Virginia Community College as the lowest recorded at only $5,953/yr.
Surgical Technologist students from Vermont 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 Vermont alone, there are 250 employed surgeons earning an average yearly salary of $197,940. Surgical technologists in this state earn $39,930/yr and there are 60 employed.
Also, within the surgical technologist schools in Vermont, the average student population is 1,663 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 10 to 1. Aside from surgical technologist, there are 923 total degree (or certificate) programs in the state, with 2,687 people on average applying for a school. Undergraduate tuition costs are normally around $9,245, but can vary widely depending on the type of school.
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