Billings has a total population of 89,847 and a student population of 6,086. Of these students, 1,406 are enrolled in schools that offer x ray technician programs.
The largest x ray technician school in Billings, by student population, is Montana State University-Billings-College of Technology. In 2010, Montana State University-Billings-College of Technology graduated approximately 14 students from its x ray technology program.
In 2010, 14 students graduated with a x ray technology degree in Billings. If you decide to attend one of Billings's x ray technician schools, you can expect to pay an average of $14,661 per year in instate tuition and $18,301 per year in out of state tuition.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $1,000 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a x ray technician program in Billings. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $5,310 per year, on average, for room and board at Billings-based x ray technician schools. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $7,641.
Many x ray technology graduates choose to work as x ray technicians after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Billings, your job prospects are good. The government projects that the number of x ray technicians in Billings will increase by 15% by the year 2018. This projected change is the same as the projected nationwide trend for x ray technicians.
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