Kentucky contains fifteen schools that offer medical imaging programs. Western Kentucky University, the highest-ranking medical imaging school in KY, has a total student population of 20,712 and is the 1859th highest ranked school in America.
Of the 15 medical imaging schools in Kentucky, only 4 have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Saint Catharine College comes out as the most expensive ($13,793/yr), with Southeast Kentucky Community and Technical College as the lowest recorded at only $5,275/yr.
Medical Imaging students from Kentucky 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 Kentucky, the average student population is 2,555 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 16 to 1. Aside from medical imaging, there are 2859 total degree (or certificate) programs in the state, with 2,477 people on average applying for a school. Undergraduate tuition costs are normally around $4,117, but can vary widely depending on the type of school.
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