Texas contains 62 schools that offer x-ray technician programs. Midwestern State University, the highest-ranking x-ray technician school in TX, has a total student population of 6,341 and is the 547th highest ranked school in America.
Of the 62 x-ray technician schools in Texas, only 9 have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Concorde Career Institute comes out as the most expensive ($35,844/yr), with South Texas College as the lowest recorded at only $1,317/yr.
X-Ray Technician students from Texas 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 Texas alone, there are 168,020 employed registered nurses earning an average yearly salary of $64,670. Diagnostic medical sonographers in this state earn $60,990/yr and there are 3,230 employed.
Also, within the x-ray technician schools in Texas, the average student population is 3,703 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 18 to 1. Aside from x-ray technician, there are 11086 total degree (or certificate) programs in the state, with 2,493 people on average applying for a school. Undergraduate tuition costs are normally around $3,572, but can vary widely depending on the type of school.
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