Colorado contains four schools that offer sonography programs. Colorado Technical University, the highest-ranking sonography school in CO, has a total student population of 1,079 and is the 2836th highest ranked school in America.
Of the 4 sonography schools in Colorado, none have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Colorado Technical University comes out as the most expensive ($20,189/yr), with Pueblo Community College as the lowest recorded at only $10,192/yr.
Sonography students from Colorado 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 Colorado alone, there are 260 employed pediatricians, general earning an average yearly salary of $165,220. Diagnostic medical sonographers in this state earn $77,380/yr and there are 870 employed.
Also, within the sonography schools in Colorado, the average student population is 3,182 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 18 to 1. Aside from sonography, there are 2501 total degree (or certificate) programs in the state, with 3,103 people on average applying for a school. Undergraduate tuition costs are normally around $4,337, but can vary widely depending on the type of school.
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