Oklahoma City, OK (population: 564,147) has three diagnostic medical sonography schools within its city limits. Oklahoma City Community College, the highest ranked school in the city with a diagnostic medical sonography program, has a total student population of 14,114. It is the 5511th highest ranked school in the USA and the 126th highest in the state of Oklahoma (#1 is Oklahoma City University).
Diagnostic Medical Sonography students from Oklahoma City 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.
Oklahoma City lies in Oklahoma county, which is one of the 41 counties in Oklahoma. Overall, the Oklahoma City area has 564,710 total employed workers according to the US Bureau of Labor Statistics, with a 1.5% unemployment rate, $18.31/hr average worker wage, and a $38,090 average annual salary.
Of the 3 diagnostic medical sonography schools in Oklahoma City, only 1 has a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Oklahoma City Community College comes out as the most expensive ($6,452/yr) for diagnostic medical sonography students, with Oklahoma State University-Oklahoma City as the lowest, reported at only $5,899/yr.
|Name||State||Population||# of Schools||Avg School Rank||Total Programs||Distance from Oklahoma City|
|Midwest City||OK||57,117||2||17.3383||110||7.9 miles|
|El Reno||OK||-||2||15.8225||75||25.4 miles|
|Ponca City||OK||-||2||30.535||26||88.8 miles|