South Carolina contains four schools that offer diagnostic medical sonography programs. Horry-Georgetown Technical College, the highest-ranking diagnostic medical sonography school in SC, has a total student population of 7,252 and is the 5567th highest ranked school in America.
Of the 4 diagnostic medical sonography schools in South Carolina, only 1 has a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Greenville Technical College comes out as the most expensive ($8,687/yr), with Horry-Georgetown Technical College as the lowest recorded at only $5,043/yr.
Diagnostic Medical Sonography students from South Carolina 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 South Carolina, the average student population is 2,446 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 17 to 1. Aside from diagnostic medical sonography, there are 2873 total degree (or certificate) programs in the state, with 2,037 people on average applying for a school. Undergraduate tuition costs are normally around $5,801, but can vary widely depending on the type of school.
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