Illinois contains 30 schools that offer radiology programs. North Central College, the highest-ranking radiology school in IL, has a total student population of 2,798 and is the 274th highest ranked school in America.
Of the 30 radiology schools in Illinois, only 10 have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, University of Chicago comes out as the most expensive ($24,382/yr), with Illinois Eastern Community Colleges-Olney Central College as the lowest recorded at only $1,887/yr.
Radiology students from Illinois 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.
Also, within the radiology schools in Illinois, the average student population is 3,360 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 17 to 1. Aside from radiology, there are 7983 total degree (or certificate) programs in the state, with 2,830 people on average applying for a school. Undergraduate tuition costs are normally around $7,282, but can vary widely depending on the type of school.
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