Kansas contains three schools that offer diagnostic medical sonography programs. Newman University, the highest-ranking diagnostic medical sonography school in KS, has a total student population of 2,557 and is the 569th highest ranked school in America.
Of the 3 diagnostic medical sonography schools in Kansas, only 1 has a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Newman University comes out as the most expensive ($17,318/yr), with Fort Hays State University as the lowest recorded at only $9,735/yr.
Diagnostic Medical Sonography students from Kansas 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.
Also, within the diagnostic medical sonography schools in Kansas, the average student population is 2,160 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 15 to 1. Aside from diagnostic medical sonography, there are 2989 total degree (or certificate) programs in the state, with 1,167 people on average applying for a school. Undergraduate tuition costs are normally around $3,054, but can vary widely depending on the type of school.
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