Massachusetts contains four schools that offer dialysis technician programs. Boston University, the highest-ranking dialysis technician school in MA, has a total student population of 31,960 and is the 32nd highest ranked school in America.
Of the 4 dialysis technician schools in Massachusetts, only 1 has a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Boston University comes out as the most expensive ($28,548/yr), with Bristol Community College as the lowest recorded at only $4,151/yr.
Dialysis Technician students from Massachusetts 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 Massachusetts alone, there are 7,480 employed medical and clinical laboratory technicians earning an average yearly salary of $40,090. Medical and clinical laboratory technologists in this state earn $61,150/yr and there are 6,540 employed.
Also, within the dialysis technician schools in Massachusetts, the average student population is 2,580 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 14 to 1. Aside from dialysis technician, there are 5364 total degree (or certificate) programs in the state, with 4,075 people on average applying for a school. Undergraduate tuition costs are normally around $5,628, but can vary widely depending on the type of school.
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