Missouri contains 38 schools that offer x-ray technician programs. Hannibal Career and Technical Center, the highest-ranking x-ray technician school in MO, has a total student population of 37 and is the 572nd highest ranked school in America.
Of the 38 x-ray technician schools in Missouri, only 1 has a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, St Louis College of Health Careers comes out as the most expensive ($29,787/yr), with St Charles Community College as the lowest recorded at only $3,574/yr.
X-Ray Technician students from Missouri 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 Missouri alone, there are 62,130 employed registered nurses earning an average yearly salary of $57,460. Diagnostic medical sonographers in this state earn $61,140/yr and there are 830 employed.
Also, within the x-ray technician schools in Missouri, the average student population is 2,183 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 16 to 1. Aside from x-ray technician, there are 4755 total degree (or certificate) programs in the state, with 1,482 people on average applying for a school. Undergraduate tuition costs are normally around $4,695, but can vary widely depending on the type of school.
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