North Carolina contains thirteen schools that offer medical imaging programs. University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, the highest-ranking medical imaging school in NC, has a total student population of 28,916 and is the 20th highest ranked school in America.
Of the 13 medical imaging schools in North Carolina, only 1 has a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Brevard College comes out as the most expensive ($19,380/yr), with Forsyth Technical Community College as the lowest recorded at only $1,178/yr.
Medical Imaging students from North Carolina 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 North Carolina, the average student population is 3,455 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 15 to 1. Aside from medical imaging, there are 6640 total degree (or certificate) programs in the state, with 3,218 people on average applying for a school. Undergraduate tuition costs are normally around $2,155, but can vary widely depending on the type of school.
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