Tullahoma, TN has six sonography schools within a 100-mile radius of its city center. George C Wallace State Community College-Hanceville, the highest ranked school in this group with a sonography program, has a total student population of 6,311. It is the 3055th highest ranked school in the USA and the 24th highest in the state of Alabama (#1 is Auburn University Main Campus).
Sonography students from Tullahoma 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.
Tullahoma lies in Coffee county, which is one of the 26 counties in Tennessee. Overall, the South Central Tennessee nonmetropolitan area has 127,380 total employed workers according to the US Bureau of Labor Statistics, with a 1.7% unemployment rate, $16.29/hr average worker wage, and a $33,890 average annual salary.
Of the 6 sonography schools with a 100-mile radius of Tullahoma, only 1 has a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Roane State Community College comes out as the most expensive ($7,684/yr) for sonography students, with John C Calhoun State Community College as the lowest, reported at only $5,310/yr.
|Name||State||Population||# of Schools||Avg School Rank||Total Programs||Distance from Tullahoma|
|Rock Spring||GA||-||1||1.08982||0||66.2 miles|
|Mount Berry||GA||-||1||63.3969||60||95.1 miles|