Kansas City, MO (population: 454,520) has two radiology technician schools within its city limits. Avila University, the highest ranked school in the city with a radiology technician program, has a total student population of 1,893. It is the 3542nd highest ranked school in the USA and the 107th highest in the state of Missouri (#1 is Webster University).
Radiology Technician students from Kansas City 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.
Kansas City lies in Jackson county, which is one of the 39 counties in Missouri. Overall, the Kansas City-KS area has 988,100 total employed workers according to the US Bureau of Labor Statistics, with a 0.8% unemployment rate, $20.79/hr average worker wage, and a $43,240 average annual salary.
Of the 2 radiology technician schools in Kansas City, none have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Avila University comes out as the most expensive ($14,472/yr) for radiology technician students, with Metropolitan Community College-Penn Valley as the lowest, reported at only $3,266/yr.
|Name||State||Population||# of Schools||Avg School Rank||Total Programs||Distance from Kansas City|
|North Kansas City||MO||-||1||17.668||0||1.0 miles|
|Blue Springs||MO||57,147||1||22.3674||5||16.6 miles|
|Lees Summit||MO||-||1||10.817||19||16.7 miles|
|Saint Joseph||MO||76,371||4||37.3685||160||46.6 miles|
|Fort Scott||KS||-||1||19.5238||38||89.0 miles|