North Dakota contains six schools that offer clinical research programs. Minot State University, the highest-ranking clinical research school in ND, has a total student population of 3,649 and is the 596th highest ranked school in America.
Of the 6 clinical research schools in North Dakota, only 2 have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Jamestown College comes out as the most expensive ($14,473/yr), with Bismarck State College as the lowest recorded at only $6,835/yr.
Clinical Research students from North Dakota schools who go on to become clinical researchers, clinical laboratory researchers, institutional research directors, etc. have a good chance at finding employment. For example, there are 152,420 people working as medical and clinical laboratory technicians alone in the US, and their average annual salary is $37,860. Also, Medical records and health information technicians make on average $33,880 per year and there are about 170,580 of them employed in the US today. In fact, in the North Dakota alone, there are 450 employed medical records and health information technicians earning an average yearly salary of $30,380. Medical and clinical laboratory technicians in this state earn $32,730/yr and there are 490 employed.
Also, within the clinical research schools in North Dakota, the average student population is 1,960 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 13 to 1. Aside from clinical research, there are 1090 total degree (or certificate) programs in the state, with 2,086 people on average applying for a school. Undergraduate tuition costs are normally around $5,018, but can vary widely depending on the type of school.
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