Eagan, MN (population: 64,507) has one medical technologist school within its city limits. Argosy University-Twin Cities has a total student population of 2,313. It is the 4216th highest ranked school in the USA and the 70th highest in the state of Minnesota (#1 is University of Minnesota-Twin Cities).
Medical Technologist students from Eagan schools who go on to become medical technologists, medical informatics specialists, medical technicians, health information technologists, etc. have a good chance at finding employment. For example, there are 166,860 people working as medical and clinical laboratory technologists alone in the US, and their average annual salary is $55,620. Also, Medical and clinical laboratory technicians make on average $37,860 per year and there are about 152,420 of them employed in the US today. In fact, in the Minneapolis-St. Paul-Bloomington-WI area alone, there are 1,820 employed medical and clinical laboratory technicians earning an average salary of $42,120. Medical and clinical laboratory technologists in this area earn $59,570/yr and there are 1,950 employed.
Eagan lies in Dakota county, which is one of the 61 counties in Minnesota. Overall, the Minneapolis-St. Paul-Bloomington-WI area has 1,729,750 total employed workers according to the US Bureau of Labor Statistics, with a 0.4% unemployment rate, $23.40/hr average worker wage, and a $48,670 average annual salary. Thus, about 1.130 out of every 1000 jobs in Eagan are held by medical and clinical laboratory technologists, and 1.049/1000 are held by medical and clinical laboratory technicians.
After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Argosy University-Twin Cities ends up costing a student $24,850/yr.
|Name||State||Population||# of Schools||Avg School Rank||Total Programs||Distance from Eagan|
|Mendota Heights||MN||-||2||22.3643||19||4.5 miles|
|Inver Grove Heights||MN||-||1||10.5306||43||6.1 miles|
|Saint Paul||MN||281,501||17||26.5648||744||9.5 miles|
|St Louis Park||MN||-||1||8.81324||12||12.8 miles|
|Saint Louis Park||MN||46,353||2||11.1178||24||13.3 miles|
|Eden Prairie||MN||62,379||2||4.18307||19||14.9 miles|
|Lake Elmo||MN||-||1||0.0||0||18.4 miles|
|Brooklyn Center||MN||-||2||15.2653||32||19.6 miles|
|White Bear Lake||MN||-||1||10.7099||66||19.7 miles|
|Brooklyn Park||MN||72,758||3||8.3746||127||22.1 miles|
|Maple Grove||MN||63,633||0||-||0||24.9 miles|
|Saint Peter||MN||-||1||36.7798||76||52.9 miles|
|North Mankato||MN||-||1||14.452||54||62.1 miles|
|Saint Cloud||MN||67,771||3||25.374||204||70.5 miles|
|Pine City||MN||-||1||14.515||24||70.8 miles|
|Eau Claire||WI||66,106||3||29.3261||160||81.9 miles|