Nebraska contains six schools that offer x-ray technician programs. Omaha School of Massage Therapy, the highest-ranking x-ray technician school in NE, has a total student population of 104 and is the 780th highest ranked school in America.
Of the 6 x-ray technician schools in Nebraska, none have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Kaplan University-Omaha Campus comes out as the most expensive ($24,422/yr), with Omaha School of Massage Therapy as the lowest recorded at only $14,010/yr.
X-Ray Technician students from Nebraska 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 Nebraska alone, there are 18,930 employed registered nurses earning an average yearly salary of $55,040. Diagnostic medical sonographers in this state earn $61,030/yr and there are 370 employed.
Also, within the x-ray technician schools in Nebraska, the average student population is 2,686 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 14 to 1. Aside from x-ray technician, there are 1891 total degree (or certificate) programs in the state, with 1,500 people on average applying for a school. Undergraduate tuition costs are normally around $3,844, but can vary widely depending on the type of school.
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