With an overall population of 83,650 and a student population of 18,298, approximately 11,045 of Tyler students attend one of Tyler's schools that offer x ray technician programs.
Tyler Junior College is the largest x ray technician school in Tyler, based on student population. In 2010, approximately 20 students graduated from the X Ray Technology program at Tyler Junior College.
A reported 20 students graduated with credentials in x ray technology in Tyler in 2010. Tuition in 2009 at Tyler's x ray technician schools was $11,424 per year for instate students and $12,024 per year for out of state students.
You should also anticipate spending about $1,116 for x ray technology related books and supplies every year. And if you live on campus at one of the Tyler-based x ray technician schools, you will have an added expense of $4,150 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $8,362.
Many x ray technology graduates choose to work as x ray technicians after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Tyler, your job prospects are good. The government projects that the number of x ray technicians in Tyler will increase by 26% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for x ray technicians.
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