Staten Island, NY has seventy x-ray technician schools within a 100-mile radius of its city center. Quinnipiac University, the highest ranked school in this group with a x-ray technician program, has a total student population of 7,758. It is the 193rd highest ranked school in the USA and the 4th highest in the state of Connecticut (#1 is Wesleyan University).
X-Ray Technician students from Staten Island 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 70 x-ray technician schools with a 100-mile radius of Staten Island, only 1 has a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Sanford-Brown Institute comes out as the most expensive ($50,832/yr) for x-ray technician students, with Somerset County Technology Institute as the lowest, reported at only $7,832/yr.
|Name||State||Population||# of Schools||Avg School Rank||Total Programs||Distance from Staten Island|
|Perth Amboy||NJ||49,138||1||20.4079||6||7.7 miles|
|Jersey City||NJ||242,594||10||25.9195||190||9.9 miles|
|New York City||NY||8,459,026||86||26.2632||1,528||12.5 miles|
|South Orange||NJ||-||1||63.933||113||12.9 miles|
|Long Island City||NY||-||4||18.9499||59||15.4 miles|
|West Orange||NJ||49,330||0||-||0||15.4 miles|
|North Bergen||NJ||59,771||0||-||0||15.6 miles|
|West New York||NJ||47,282||1||33.6373||6||15.7 miles|
|New Brunswick||NJ||52,736||2||41.2629||152||17.1 miles|
|East Brunswick||NJ||48,086||0||-||0||17.7 miles|
|Rego Park||NY||-||1||27.7974||9||18.0 miles|
|Jackson Heights||NY||-||1||28.2916||7||18.3 miles|