Lewiston, ME has nine medical imaging schools within a 100-mile radius of its city center. Husson University, the highest ranked school in this group with a medical imaging program, has a total student population of 2,881. It is the 637th highest ranked school in the USA and the 8th highest in the state of Maine (#1 is Bowdoin College).
Medical Imaging students from Lewiston 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.
Lewiston lies in Androscoggin county, which is one of the 9 counties in Maine. Overall, the Lewiston-Auburn area has 48,180 total employed workers according to the US Bureau of Labor Statistics, with a 1.9% unemployment rate, $17.61/hr average worker wage, and a $36,630 average annual salary.
Of the 9 medical imaging schools with a 100-mile radius of Lewiston, none have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, University of New England comes out as the most expensive ($28,024/yr) for medical imaging students, with Northern Essex Community College as the lowest, reported at only $4,511/yr.
|Name||State||Population||# of Schools||Avg School Rank||Total Programs||Distance from Lewiston|
|South Portland||ME||-||2||20.6898||57||31.8 miles|
|S Portland||ME||-||1||12.3758||12||31.8 miles|