Lake Charles is located in Calcasieu county and has a population of 71,757.
The average in-state tuition for full time undergraduate students in medical schools in Lake Charles during the 2009 - 2010 school year was $4,512.00. The average tuition was $7,200.00 for non-residents studying in Louisiana.
The average cost of books and supplies for medical schools in Lake Charles is $1,340.00. The average cost for room and board for students living on campus at medical schools in Lake Charles was $5,770.00. The average cost for students living at home was $4,249.00 for the 2009 - 2010 school year. Students have a choice of one medical college in Lake Charles to attend. In the 2008 - 2009 school year, reportedly 24 students completed medical programs in Lake Charles.
|Profession||Average Salary||Number Employed in City|
|Dietitians and Nutritionists||$40,710.00||50|
|Medical and Clinical Laboratory Technologists||$53,940.00||130|
|Cardiovascular Technologists and Technicians||$32,770.00||50|
|Diagnostic Medical Sonographers||$56,910.00||60|
|Radiologic Technologists and Technicians||$46,660.00||190|
|Emergency Medical Technicians and Paramedics||$33,450.00||150|
|Licensed Practical and Licensed Vocational Nurses||$37,420.00||840|