Dodge City has a general population of 25,176 and an overall student population of 1,706. Approximately 1,706 of Dodge City's students are enrolled in schools that offer x ray technician programs.
The largest x ray technician school in Dodge City, by student population, is Dodge City Community College. Approximately 1 students graduated in 2010 from Dodge City Community College with credentials in x ray technology.
A reported 1 students graduated with credentials in x ray technology in Dodge City in 2010. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $11,536 per year in tuition if you are eligible for instate tuition. Out of state tuition for all Dodge City x ray technology schools was an average of $12,016 per year in 2009.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $1,200 for x ray technology related books and supplies each year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $4,502 per year, on average, for room and board. If you live at home, you can cut this cost down to approximately $7,034.
Many x ray technology graduates choose to work as x ray technicians after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Dodge City, your job prospects are good. By the year 2018, the number of x ray technicians is expected to increase by 13% in Dodge City. This anticipated change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for x ray technicians.