Lufkin has a general population of 32,709 and an overall student population of 5,500. Approximately 5,422 of Lufkin's students are enrolled in schools that offer radiology technician programs.
Lufkin's largest radiology technician school is Angelina College. Approximately 20 students graduated in 2010 from Angelina College with credentials in radiology technology.
A reported 20 students graduated with credentials in radiology technology in Lufkin in 2010. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $11,896 per year in tuition if you are eligible for instate tuition. Out of state tuition for all Lufkin radiology technology schools was an average of $12,706 per year in 2009.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $1,330 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a radiology technician program in Lufkin. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $5,600 per year, on average, for room and board at Lufkin-based radiology technician schools. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $8,232.
If you decide to work as a radiology technician in Lufkin, your job prospects are good. Lufkin's radiology technician workforce is projected to increase by 26% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for radiology technicians.