With an overall population of 9,237 and a student population of 6,622, approximately 6,622 of Wharton students attend one of Wharton's schools that offer x ray technician programs.
The largest x ray technician school in Wharton, by student population, is Wharton County Junior College. In 2010, Wharton County Junior College graduated approximately 15 students with credentials in x ray technology.
In 2010, 15 students graduated with a x ray technology degree in Wharton. Tuition in 2009 at Wharton's x ray technician schools was $9,665 per year for instate students and $10,433 per year for out of state students.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $925 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a x ray technician program in Wharton. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $2,800 per year, on average, for room and board at Wharton-based x ray technician schools. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $7,385.
After graduating with your credentials in x ray technology, if you decide to work as a x ray technician in Wharton, your job prospects are good. By the year 2018, the number of x ray technicians is expected to increase by 26% in Wharton. This projected change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for x ray technicians.
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