With an overall population of 81,207 and a student population of 15,124, approximately 470 of Reading students attend one of Reading's schools that offer x ray technician programs.
Reading's largest x ray technician school is The Reading Hospital School of Health Sciences. In 2010, The Reading Hospital School of Health Sciences graduated approximately 49 students with credentials in x ray technology.
In 2010, 49 students graduated with a x ray technology certificate in Reading. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $13,505 per year in tuition costs.
You should also anticipate spending about $2,500 for x ray technology related books and supplies every year.
If you plan on staying in Reading after graduating from x ray technician school, you should know that job prospects for x ray technicians in Reading, which is the most popular x ray technology profession, are average. The government projects that the number of x ray technicians in Reading will increase by 8% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for x ray technicians.