Texarkana, TX has five medical imaging schools within a 100-mile radius of its city center. Southern Arkansas University Tech, the highest ranked school in this group with a medical imaging program, has a total student population of 2,007. It is the 3966th highest ranked school in the USA and the 43rd highest in the state of Arkansas (#1 is Harding University).
Medical Imaging students from Texarkana 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.
Texarkana lies in Bowie county, which is one of the 154 counties in Texas. Overall, the Texarkana-Texarkana-AR area has 53,660 total employed workers according to the US Bureau of Labor Statistics, with a 3.1% unemployment rate, $16.94/hr average worker wage, and a $35,240 average annual salary.
Of the 5 medical imaging schools with a 100-mile radius of Texarkana, none have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, National Park Community College comes out as the most expensive ($11,876/yr) for medical imaging students, with South Arkansas Community College as the lowest, reported at only $5,743/yr.
|Name||State||Population||# of Schools||Avg School Rank||Total Programs||Distance from Texarkana|
|Bossier City||LA||63,292||2||15.0075||49||66.5 miles|
|Hot Springs||AR||-||2||23.3818||62||93.9 miles|