Utah contains eight schools that offer x-ray technician programs. AmeriTech College, the highest-ranking x-ray technician school in UT, has a total student population of 323 and is the 795th highest ranked school in America.
Of the 8 x-ray technician schools in Utah, only 1 has a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, AmeriTech College comes out as the most expensive ($26,706/yr), with Mountainland Applied Technology College as the lowest recorded at only $1,568/yr.
X-Ray Technician students from Utah 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 Utah alone, there are 17,670 employed registered nurses earning an average yearly salary of $59,370. Diagnostic medical sonographers in this state earn $58,640/yr and there are 380 employed.
Also, within the x-ray technician schools in Utah, the average student population is 3,744 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 17 to 1. Aside from x-ray technician, there are 2052 total degree (or certificate) programs in the state, with 1,639 people on average applying for a school. Undergraduate tuition costs are normally around $3,769, but can vary widely depending on the type of school.
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