Oklahoma contains 46 schools that offer x-ray technician programs. Indian Capital Technology Center-Muskogee, the highest-ranking x-ray technician school in OK, has a total student population of 706 and is the 806th highest ranked school in America.
Of the 46 x-ray technician schools in Oklahoma, only 1 has a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Platt College-OKC Central Campus comes out as the most expensive ($32,460/yr), with Kiamichi Technology Center-McAlester as the lowest recorded at only $1,310/yr.
X-Ray Technician students from Oklahoma 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 Oklahoma alone, there are 27,340 employed registered nurses earning an average yearly salary of $53,210. Diagnostic medical sonographers in this state earn $58,080/yr and there are 480 employed.
Also, within the x-ray technician schools in Oklahoma, the average student population is 1,754 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 15 to 1. Aside from x-ray technician, there are 4305 total degree (or certificate) programs in the state, with 1,424 people on average applying for a school. Undergraduate tuition costs are normally around $3,600, but can vary widely depending on the type of school.
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