Huntsville, AL (population: 185,501) has nine radiology technician schools within a 100-mile radius of its city center. University of Alabama at Birmingham, the highest ranked school in this group with a radiology technician program, has a total student population of 16,874. It is the 2390th highest ranked school in the USA and the 17th highest in the state of Alabama (#1 is Auburn University Main Campus).
Radiology Technician students from Huntsville schools who go on to become radiology technicians, professor of radiologies, assistant professor of radiologies, radiologic technologists, etc. have a good chance at finding employment. Also, Radiologic technologists and technicians make on average $54,180 per year and there are about 213,560 of them employed in the US today.
Huntsville lies in Madison county, which is one of the 67 counties in Alabama. Overall, the Huntsville area has 205,550 total employed workers according to the US Bureau of Labor Statistics, with a 2% unemployment rate, $22/hr average worker wage, and a $46,220 average annual salary.
Of the 9 radiology technician schools with a 100-mile radius of Huntsville, only 2 have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, High-Tech Institute-Nashville comes out as the most expensive ($23,607/yr) for radiology technician students, with Gadsden State Community College as the lowest, reported at only $3,833/yr.
|Name||State||Population||# of Schools||Avg School Rank||Total Programs||Distance from Huntsville|
|Rock Spring||GA||-||1||1.08982||0||79.2 miles|
|Mount Berry||GA||-||1||63.3969||60||87.8 miles|