Minnesota contains seven schools that offer diagnostic medical sonography programs. University of Minnesota-Twin Cities, the highest-ranking diagnostic medical sonography school in MN, has a total student population of 51,659 and is the 31st highest ranked school in America.
Of the 7 diagnostic medical sonography schools in Minnesota, only 2 have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Argosy University-Twin Cities comes out as the most expensive ($24,850/yr), with Saint Cloud Technical College as the lowest recorded at only $7,116/yr.
Diagnostic Medical Sonography students from Minnesota 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 Minnesota, the average student population is 3,459 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 18 to 1. Aside from diagnostic medical sonography, there are 5327 total degree (or certificate) programs in the state, with 2,013 people on average applying for a school. Undergraduate tuition costs are normally around $6,006, but can vary widely depending on the type of school.
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