Perkinston, MS has fifteen x-ray technician schools within a 100-mile radius of its city center. Blue Cliff College, the highest ranked school in this group with a x-ray technician program, has a total student population of 238. It is the 1505th highest ranked school in the USA and the 4th highest in the state of Mississippi (#1 is Creations College of Cosmetology).
X-Ray Technician students from Perkinston 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.
Of the 15 x-ray technician schools with a 100-mile radius of Perkinston, only 3 have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Delta College Inc comes out as the most expensive ($25,905/yr) for x-ray technician students, with Louisiana Technical College-Florida Parishes as the lowest, reported at only $1,387/yr.
|Name||State||Population||# of Schools||Avg School Rank||Total Programs||Distance from Perkinston|
|New Orleans||LA||206,720||16||21.1636||643||68.5 miles|
|Bay Minette||AL||-||1||14.4825||35||80.9 miles|
|Orange Beach||AL||-||1||9.16962||21||98.6 miles|