Wisconsin contains eleven schools that offer x-ray technician programs. Bellin College of Nursing, the highest-ranking x-ray technician school in WI, has a total student population of 306 and is the 715th highest ranked school in America.
X-Ray Technician students from Wisconsin 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 Wisconsin alone, there are 53,510 employed registered nurses earning an average yearly salary of $63,200. Diagnostic medical sonographers in this state earn $71,520/yr and there are 1,090 employed.
Also, within the x-ray technician schools in Wisconsin, the average student population is 3,620 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 15 to 1. Aside from x-ray technician, there are 4047 total degree (or certificate) programs in the state, with 2,987 people on average applying for a school. Undergraduate tuition costs are normally around $4,857, but can vary widely depending on the type of school.
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