Arkansas contains six schools that offer dialysis technician programs. Baptist Health Schools-Little Rock, the highest-ranking dialysis technician school in AR, has a total student population of 1,022 and is the 1356th highest ranked school in America.
Of the 6 dialysis technician schools in Arkansas, none have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Baptist Health Schools-Little Rock comes out as the most expensive ($16,327/yr), with North Arkansas College as the lowest recorded at only $5,170/yr.
Dialysis Technician students from Arkansas schools who go on to become dialysis technicians, medical technologists, medical technicians, radiology technicians, etc. have a good chance at finding employment. For example, there are 166,860 people working as medical and clinical laboratory technologists alone in the US, and their average annual salary is $55,620. Also, Medical and clinical laboratory technicians make on average $37,860 per year and there are about 152,420 of them employed in the US today. In fact, in the Arkansas alone, there are 1,200 employed medical and clinical laboratory technicians earning an average yearly salary of $33,170. Medical and clinical laboratory technologists in this state earn $49,060/yr and there are 1,370 employed.
Also, within the dialysis technician schools in Arkansas, the average student population is 2,096 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 16 to 1. Aside from dialysis technician, there are 2695 total degree (or certificate) programs in the state, with 1,969 people on average applying for a school. Undergraduate tuition costs are normally around $3,307, but can vary widely depending on the type of school.
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