Avera McKennan School of Radiologic Technology offers a two year program. The school was founded in 1947 and presently accepts up to ten students each year, with classes beginning the first day after Labor Day. The two year cost of the program is $3,900.
The aim of the program is to help students learn problem solving skills. Students will also demonstrate critical thinking abilities and problem solving skills.
Typically radiologic technologists work in a hospital setting. However some work in other settings such as healthcare facilities, physicians' offices, mobile imaging companies, industrial plants, research centers, government agencies, commercial sales and marketing.
The job outlook for Radiologic Technologists is excellent with employment expected to grow by 28%. Students can specialize in a specific area that opens up new and exciting career opportunities.
Salaries vary based on location; however, the range is usually reflective of training, education and experience. Starting salaries average in the range of $34,000 to $38,000 annually.
Individuals who have in areas such as Ultrasound, Nuclear Medicine and Radiation Therapy earn more. Radiologic Technologists usually receive excellent benefits.
Avera McKennan School of Radiologic Technology graduates excel. The graduation rate for 2010-2011 was 100%. One-hundred percent of students passed the National Certifying Examination on the first attempt. Not to mention that every student graduated without accruing debt. That is something that most schools cannot say.
The program list below was created by historical graduation information reported by the school. This list may not represent the current curriculum offered. Visit the school's website to get more information about programs offered.
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(C) Certificate or Award | (A) Associate's | (B) Bachelor's | (M) Master's Degree | (D) Doctorate (PhD,...)
Radiologic Technology (C)
- The tuition charges per year are around $1,840*
- Estimated required fees (in addition to tuition) for this program: $70*
- Ten students graduated in the last reported year
*Amounts for tuition, fees, and supplies are an estimate which are calculated based on historical data and should be solely used for informational purposes only.
**Repayment rates, earnings, and loan payments are estimates and should be treated as informational tools only, contact the school for official information.
Estimated Costs & Financial Aid
The items listed below are for informational purposes only and may not represent current tuition, fees, and expenses.
Note: Financial aid is only available for those who qualify, check with the school for details.
Tuition & Fees Information
- Tuition is estimated to be around $2,000 per year
- Required fees for full-time students: $68
Financial Aid Details
The table below breaks down the types of financial aid, the percent of students receiving aid, and average amount of aid per student.
|Percent of Students||Average Amount|
|Receiving Grants & Scholarships||5%||$1,000|
|Student Loans (Federal)||25%||$5,938|
Other Healthcare or Nursing Schools
The list of nearby schools has been selected by researching which schools offer similar programs to School of Radiologic Technology – Avera McKennan Hospital.
- Sanford Medical Center School of Radiologic Technology in Sioux Falls, SD (1 miles away)
- Avera Sacred Heart Hospital in Yankton, SD (57 miles away)
- Alegent Health School of Radiologic Technology in Omaha, NE (162 miles away)
- Mercy - St. Luke's School of Radiologic Technology in Cedar Rapids, IA (278 miles away)