Mississippi contains six schools that offer dialysis technician programs. Hinds Community College, the highest-ranking dialysis technician school in MS, has a total student population of 11,752 and is the 4160th highest ranked school in America.
Of the 6 dialysis technician schools in Mississippi, only 2 have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Meridian Community College comes out as the most expensive ($7,593/yr), with Mississippi Delta Community College as the lowest recorded at only $3,325/yr.
Dialysis Technician students from Mississippi 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 Mississippi alone, there are 1,540 employed medical and clinical laboratory technicians earning an average yearly salary of $31,260. Medical and clinical laboratory technologists in this state earn $48,270/yr and there are 1,710 employed.
Also, within the dialysis technician schools in Mississippi, the average student population is 2,783 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 17 to 1. Aside from dialysis technician, there are 2225 total degree (or certificate) programs in the state, with 2,759 people on average applying for a school. Undergraduate tuition costs are normally around $2,828, but can vary widely depending on the type of school.
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