Kentucky contains four schools that offer diagnostic medical sonography programs. West Kentucky Community and Technical College, the highest-ranking diagnostic medical sonography school in KY, has a total student population of 7,464 and is the 4269th highest ranked school in America.
Of the 4 diagnostic medical sonography schools in Kentucky, none have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Saint Catharine College comes out as the most expensive ($13,793/yr), with Bowling Green Technical College as the lowest recorded at only $5,864/yr.
Diagnostic Medical Sonography students from Kentucky 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 Kentucky, the average student population is 2,555 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 16 to 1. Aside from diagnostic medical sonography, there are 2859 total degree (or certificate) programs in the state, with 2,477 people on average applying for a school. Undergraduate tuition costs are normally around $4,117, but can vary widely depending on the type of school.
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