New York contains 47 schools that offer x-ray technician programs. Rochester Institute of Technology, the highest-ranking x-ray technician school in NY, has a total student population of 15,445 and is the 137th highest ranked school in America.
Of the 47 x-ray technician schools in New York, only 3 have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, New York Methodist Hospital Center for Allied Health Education comes out as the most expensive ($35,160/yr), with Erie 1 BOCES as the lowest recorded at only $4,464/yr.
X-Ray Technician students from New York 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 New York alone, there are 165,730 employed registered nurses earning an average yearly salary of $72,790. Diagnostic medical sonographers in this state earn $64,060/yr and there are 3,750 employed.
Also, within the x-ray technician schools in New York, the average student population is 2,856 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 16 to 1. Aside from x-ray technician, there are 10195 total degree (or certificate) programs in the state, with 3,318 people on average applying for a school. Undergraduate tuition costs are normally around $4,933, but can vary widely depending on the type of school.
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