Sioux City, IA (population: 83,250) has two radiology schools within its city limits. St Luke's College, the highest ranked school in the city with a radiology program, has a total student population of 179. It is the 2549th highest ranked school in the USA and the 46th highest in the state of Iowa (#1 is Luther College).
Radiology students from Sioux City 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.
Sioux City lies in Plymouth county, which is one of the 52 counties in Iowa. Overall, the Northwest Iowa nonmetropolitan area has 147,190 total employed workers according to the US Bureau of Labor Statistics, with a 1.8% unemployment rate, $15.78/hr average worker wage, and a $32,810 average annual salary.
Of the 2 radiology schools in Sioux City, none have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, St Luke's College comes out as the most expensive ($18,010/yr) for radiology students, with Briar Cliff University as the lowest, reported at only $15,236/yr.
|Name||State||Population||# of Schools||Avg School Rank||Total Programs||Distance from Sioux City|
|Orange City||IA||-||1||27.8622||68||38.9 miles|
|Storm Lake||IA||-||2||49.0567||85||61.4 miles|
|Sioux Falls||SD||160,938||10||21.3787||260||74.0 miles|
|Council Bluffs||IA||59,918||3||15.2545||57||91.3 miles|