Machias, ME has two 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 Machias 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.
Machias lies in Washington county, which is one of the 9 counties in Maine. Overall, the Northeast Maine nonmetropolitan area has 75,310 total employed workers according to the US Bureau of Labor Statistics, with a 1.3% unemployment rate, $16.45/hr average worker wage, and a $34,220 average annual salary.
Of the 2 medical imaging schools with a 100-mile radius of Machias, none have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Husson University comes out as the most expensive ($14,691/yr) for medical imaging students, with Eastern Maine Community College as the lowest, reported at only $6,452/yr.