Savannah, GA (population: 133,244) has one diagnostic medical sonography school within a 100-mile radius of its city center. Ogeechee Technical College has a total student population of 2,419. It is the 4549th highest ranked school in the USA and the 112th highest in the state of Georgia (#1 is Emory University).
Diagnostic Medical Sonography students from Savannah schools who go on to become diagnostic medical sonographers, sonographers, etc. have a good chance at finding employment. For example, there are 51,630 people working as diagnostic medical sonographers alone in the US, and their average annual salary is $63,640.
Savannah lies in Chatham county, which is one of the 106 counties in Georgia. Overall, the Savannah area has 150,120 total employed workers according to the US Bureau of Labor Statistics, with a 1% unemployment rate, $19/hr average worker wage, and a $38,930 average annual salary.
After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Ogeechee Technical College ends up costing a student $6,613/yr.
|Name||State||Population||# of Schools||Avg School Rank||Total Programs||Distance from Savannah|
|North Charleston||SC||99,930||3||24.6487||24||88.5 miles|
|Mount Pleasant||SC||67,849||4||14.9584||103||92.5 miles|