Prescott, AZ (population: 44,035) has seven radiology schools within a 100-mile radius of its city center. Northern Arizona University, the highest ranked school in this group with a radiology program, has a total student population of 23,597. It is the 225th highest ranked school in the USA and the highest in the state of Arizona.
Radiology students from Prescott schools who go on to become radiologic technicians, radiologists, radiology technicians, professor of radiologies, etc. have a good chance at finding employment. For example, there are 213,560 people working as radiologic technologists and technicians alone in the US, and their average annual salary is $54,180.
Prescott lies in Yavapai county, which is one of the 15 counties in Arizona. Overall, the Prescott area has 57,510 total employed workers according to the US Bureau of Labor Statistics, with a 2% unemployment rate, $17/hr average worker wage, and a $36,340 average annual salary.
Of the 7 radiology schools with a 100-mile radius of Prescott, only 2 have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, The Bryman School of Arizona comes out as the most expensive ($25,614/yr) for radiology students, with Scottsdale Community College as the lowest, reported at only $9,012/yr.
|Name||State||Population||# of Schools||Avg School Rank||Total Programs||Distance from Prescott|
|Prescott Valley||AZ||41,046||1||8.12951||6||7.7 miles|