Arizona contains nine schools that offer ultrasound programs. Arizona College of Allied Health, the highest-ranking ultrasound school in AZ, has a total student population of 740 and is the 2455th highest ranked school in America.
Of the 9 ultrasound schools in Arizona, only 2 have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Everest College-Mesa comes out as the most expensive ($25,179/yr), with Pima Community College as the lowest recorded at only $3,259/yr.
Ultrasound students from Arizona schools who go on to become ultrasonographers, ultrasound technicians, ultrasound specialists, ultrasound professionals, 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, Surgeons make on average $219,770 per year and there are about 44,560 of them employed in the US today. In fact, in the Arizona alone, there are 740 employed surgeons earning an average yearly salary of $197,670. Diagnostic medical sonographers in this state earn $67,940/yr and there are 840 employed.
Also, within the ultrasound schools in Arizona, the average student population is 7,131 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 19 to 1. Aside from ultrasound, there are 3266 total degree (or certificate) programs in the state, with 2,667 people on average applying for a school. Undergraduate tuition costs are normally around $2,108, but can vary widely depending on the type of school.
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