Illinois contains twelve schools that offer medical imaging programs. Wheaton College, the highest-ranking medical imaging school in IL, has a total student population of 2,920 and is the 74th highest ranked school in America.
Of the 12 medical imaging schools in Illinois, only 3 have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Wheaton College comes out as the most expensive ($23,398/yr), with Rend Lake College as the lowest recorded at only $6,019/yr.
Medical Imaging students from Illinois 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 Illinois, the average student population is 3,360 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 17 to 1. Aside from medical imaging, there are 7983 total degree (or certificate) programs in the state, with 2,830 people on average applying for a school. Undergraduate tuition costs are normally around $7,282, but can vary widely depending on the type of school.
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