Oregon contains one school that offers sonography programs. Oregon Institute of Technology has a total student population of 3,915 and is the 3016th highest ranked school in America.
Sonography students from Oregon 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 Oregon alone, there are 290 employed pediatricians, general earning an average yearly salary of $193,090. Diagnostic medical sonographers in this state earn $78,320/yr and there are 440 employed.
Also, within the sonography schools in Oregon, the average student population is 2,645 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 16 to 1. Aside from sonography, there are 2428 total degree (or certificate) programs in the state, with 1,810 people on average applying for a school. Undergraduate tuition costs are normally around $4,147, but can vary widely depending on the type of school.
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