Arizona contains one school that offers sonography programs. GateWay Community College has a total student population of 7,863 and is the 5133rd highest ranked school in America.
Sonography students from Arizona schools who go on to become sonographers, sonography specialists, diagnostic medical sonographers, ultrasonographers, 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, Pediatricians, general make on average $161,410 per year and there are about 29,460 of them employed in the US today. In fact, in the Arizona alone, there are 500 employed pediatricians, general earning an average yearly salary of $156,360. Diagnostic medical sonographers in this state earn $67,940/yr and there are 840 employed.
Also, within the sonography schools in Arizona, the average student population is 7,131 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 19 to 1. Aside from sonography, there are 3266 total degree (or certificate) programs in the state, with 2,667 people on average applying for a school. Undergraduate tuition costs are normally around $2,108, but can vary widely depending on the type of school.
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