Ohio contains 62 schools that offer x-ray technician programs. Ohio State University-Main Campus, the highest-ranking x-ray technician school in OH, has a total student population of 55,014 and is the 33rd highest ranked school in America.
Of the 62 x-ray technician schools in Ohio, only 1 has a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Great Oaks Institute of Technology and Career Development comes out as the most expensive ($41,304/yr), with Community Services Division-Alliance City as the lowest recorded at only $1,058/yr.
X-Ray Technician students from Ohio 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 Ohio alone, there are 117,870 employed registered nurses earning an average yearly salary of $59,740. Diagnostic medical sonographers in this state earn $56,940/yr and there are 2,460 employed.
Also, within the x-ray technician schools in Ohio, the average student population is 1,976 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 15 to 1. Aside from x-ray technician, there are 8695 total degree (or certificate) programs in the state, with 1,681 people on average applying for a school. Undergraduate tuition costs are normally around $4,978, but can vary widely depending on the type of school.
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