Utah contains one school that offers sonography programs. Weber State University has a total student population of 23,001 and is the 3372nd highest ranked school in America.
Sonography students from Utah 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 Utah alone, there are 210 employed pediatricians, general earning an average yearly salary of $192,530. Diagnostic medical sonographers in this state earn $58,640/yr and there are 380 employed.
Also, within the sonography schools in Utah, the average student population is 3,744 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 17 to 1. Aside from sonography, there are 2052 total degree (or certificate) programs in the state, with 1,639 people on average applying for a school. Undergraduate tuition costs are normally around $3,769, but can vary widely depending on the type of school.
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