Iowa contains seven schools that offer medical imaging programs. University of Iowa, the highest-ranking medical imaging school in IA, has a total student population of 28,987 and is the 782nd highest ranked school in America.
Of the 7 medical imaging schools in Iowa, only 2 have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Kaplan University comes out as the most expensive ($23,227/yr), with Iowa Health-Des Moines School of Radiologic Technology as the lowest recorded at only $1,979/yr.
Medical Imaging students from Iowa schools who go on to become medical imaging consultantss, medical technicians, medical imaging technicianss, mri technologists, etc. have a good chance at finding employment. For example, there are 51,630 people working as diagnostic medical sonographers alone in the US, and their average annual salary is $63,640.
Also, within the medical imaging schools in Iowa, the average student population is 3,609 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 16 to 1. Aside from medical imaging, there are 3687 total degree (or certificate) programs in the state, with 1,622 people on average applying for a school. Undergraduate tuition costs are normally around $4,082, but can vary widely depending on the type of school.
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