Yuba City, CA (population: 62,588) has eleven dialysis technician schools within a 500-mile radius of its city center. University of Nevada-Las Vegas, the highest ranked school in this group with a dialysis technician program, has a total student population of 29,080. It is the 1903rd highest ranked school in the USA and the 3rd highest in the state of Nevada (#1 is Euphoria Institute of Beauty Arts & Sciences).
Dialysis Technician students from Yuba City 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.
Yuba City lies in Sutter county, which is one of the 57 counties in California. Overall, the Yuba City area has 38,300 total employed workers according to the US Bureau of Labor Statistics, with a 3% unemployment rate, $20/hr average worker wage, and a $42,260 average annual salary.
Of the 11 dialysis technician schools with a 500-mile radius of Yuba City, only 10 have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Kaplan College-Vista comes out as the most expensive ($38,865/yr) for dialysis technician students, with Mt San Antonio College as the lowest, reported at only $2,897/yr.
|Name||State||Population||# of Schools||Avg School Rank||Total Programs||Distance from Yuba City|
|West Sacramento||CA||50,542||1||29.8049||4||40.3 miles|
|Rancho Cordova||CA||65,274||3||17.1477||50||41.1 miles|
|Walnut Creek||CA||64,055||0||-||0||88.7 miles|
|South Lake Tahoe||CA||-||1||18.5751||60||89.1 miles|