Connecticut contains three schools that offer sonography programs. Post University, the highest-ranking sonography school in CT, has a total student population of 8,082 and is the 703rd highest ranked school in America.
Of the 3 sonography schools in Connecticut, none have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Post University comes out as the most expensive ($23,261/yr), with Gateway Community College as the lowest recorded at only $6,885/yr.
Sonography students from Connecticut 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 Connecticut alone, there are 380 employed pediatricians, general earning an average yearly salary of $148,280. Diagnostic medical sonographers in this state earn $73,660/yr and there are 1,030 employed.
Also, within the sonography schools in Connecticut, the average student population is 1,939 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 14 to 1. Aside from sonography, there are 2145 total degree (or certificate) programs in the state, with 3,319 people on average applying for a school. Undergraduate tuition costs are normally around $4,907, but can vary widely depending on the type of school.
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