Elizabethton, TN has twelve radiology technician schools within a 100-mile radius of its city center. Southeast Kentucky Community and Technical College, the highest ranked school in this group with a radiology technician program, has a total student population of 4,959. It is the 4298th highest ranked school in the USA and the 59th highest in the state of Kentucky (#1 is Centre College).
Radiology Technician students from Elizabethton 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.
Elizabethton lies in Carter county, which is one of the 26 counties in Tennessee. Overall, the Johnson City area has 76,070 total employed workers according to the US Bureau of Labor Statistics, with a 2.5% unemployment rate, $16.58/hr average worker wage, and a $34,480 average annual salary.
Of the 12 radiology technician schools with a 100-mile radius of Elizabethton, none have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Bluefield State College comes out as the most expensive ($10,865/yr) for radiology technician students, with Wytheville Community College as the lowest, reported at only $1,335/yr.
|Name||State||Population||# of Schools||Avg School Rank||Total Programs||Distance from Elizabethton|
|Banner Elk||NC||-||1||22.4512||43||22.9 miles|