STUDENT TEACHER RATIO10:1
FINANCIAL AID AWARD AVG.$1,514
Average Grants + Scholarship Aid Awarded to Undergraduate Students
Percent of Full-Time Undergraduates Receiving Financial Aid
Percent of Students Paying In-State Tuition vs Out-of-State Tuition
Avera Sacred Heart Hospital
1500 N Main, Aberdeen, SD
The field of radiologic technology is exciting. Avera Sacred Heart Hospital in Yankton, SD offers an outstanding program. Since the discovery of the X-Ray in 1895, the field of radiologic sciences has grown to include diagnostic radiology, computerized imaging, radiation therapy, ultrasound, nuclear medicine and magnetic resonance imaging. As a radiologic technologist, you will work in a hospital and earn a good salary. The cost of tuition is $2,600.
Radiologic technologist can use equipment to produce 2-D and 3-D images of tissue, organs, bones and vessels. Most radiographers specialize in mammography, computed tomography (CT) or other types of medical imaging. They use radio frequency to develop images. Nuclear medicine technologists use radiopharmaceuticals and special cameras to produce images of organs and reveal their function.
During their program of study students will take courses in Radiologic Technology, Professional Ethics, nursing, Human Anatomy and Physiology, Radiographic Physics, Routine Radiographic Procedures, Medical Terminology, and Emergency Radiography.
Graduates of the program for 2012-2103 finished the program without debt. All of them graduated on time and 100% passed the National Certification Examination on the first try. Eighty-three percent of graduates are employed or continuing their education.
If you are thinking out a career in radiologic technology, then don’t wait any longer. Apply to Avera Sacred Heart Hospital is a straight forward process. Applicants should submit an application form, transcripts, and letters of recommendation.
Estimated Costs & Financial Aid
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Financial Aid Details
The financial aid table below details the types of financial aid, along with the percent of students receiving aid, and on average the amount of aid per student per year.
|Percent of Students||Average Amount|
|Receiving Grants & Scholarships||25%||$1,514|
Academics & Student Services
Specialized Programs & Accreditations
- Radiology Technician Program
- * Accredited by the Joint Review Committee on Education in Radiologic Technology (since 1948)
Other Healthcare or Nursing Schools
The list of schools below have been selected by researching which schools offer similar programs to Avera Sacred Heart Hospital.
- Sanford Medical Center School of Radiologic Technology in Sioux Falls, SD (57 miles away)
- School of Radiologic Technology - Avera McKennan Hospital in Watertown, SD (57 miles away)
- Alegent Health School of Radiologic Technology in Hastings, NE (133 miles away)
- Mercy - St. Luke's School of Radiologic Technology in Fort Myers, FL (299 miles away)