Platteville, WI has eleven radiology technician schools within a 100-mile radius of its city center. University of Iowa, the highest ranked school in this group with a radiology technician program, has a total student population of 28,987. It is the 782nd highest ranked school in the USA and the 10th highest in the state of Iowa (#1 is Luther College).
Radiology Technician students from Platteville 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.
Platteville lies in Grant county, which is one of the 34 counties in Wisconsin. Overall, the South Central Wisconsin nonmetropolitan area has 139,210 total employed workers according to the US Bureau of Labor Statistics, with a 1.4% unemployment rate, $16.33/hr average worker wage, and a $33,970 average annual salary.
Of the 11 radiology technician schools with a 100-mile radius of Platteville, only 3 have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Trinity College of Nursing and Health Sciences comes out as the most expensive ($13,888/yr) for radiology technician students, with Kishwaukee College as the lowest, reported at only $5,945/yr.
|Name||State||Population||# of Schools||Avg School Rank||Total Programs||Distance from Platteville|
|Cedar Rapids||IA||130,349||7||32.4429||236||80.6 miles|
|La Crosse||WI||50,893||3||27.5304||229||84.7 miles|
|Rock Island||IL||-||2||34.7008||66||84.9 miles|
|Iowa City||IA||69,842||2||33.2806||239||92.1 miles|