Florida contains 77 schools that offer x-ray technician programs. Nova Southeastern University, the highest-ranking x-ray technician school in FL, has a total student population of 29,153 and is the 494th highest ranked school in America.
Of the 77 x-ray technician schools in Florida, only 5 have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, ATI College of Health comes out as the most expensive ($41,680/yr), with Washington-Holmes Technical Center as the lowest recorded at only $875/yr.
X-Ray Technician students from Florida schools who go on to become X-ray technicians, sonography specialists, ultrasound technicians, ultrasound specialists, etc. have a good chance at finding employment. For example, there are 51,630 people working as diagnostic medical sonographers alone in the US, and their average annual salary is $63,640. Also, Registered nurses make on average $66,530 per year and there are about 2,583,770 of them employed in the US today. In fact, in the Florida alone, there are 150,940 employed registered nurses earning an average yearly salary of $62,270. Diagnostic medical sonographers in this state earn $56,030/yr and there are 4,730 employed.
Also, within the x-ray technician schools in Florida, the average student population is 3,322 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 17 to 1. Aside from x-ray technician, there are 7625 total degree (or certificate) programs in the state, with 2,875 people on average applying for a school. Undergraduate tuition costs are normally around $2,879, but can vary widely depending on the type of school.
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