Hawaii contains 21 schools that offer ultrasound programs. Lincoln University, the highest-ranking ultrasound school in HI, has a total student population of 629 and is the 1163rd highest ranked school in America.
Of the 21 ultrasound schools in Hawaii, only 12 have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, CSI Career College comes out as the most expensive ($44,912/yr), with City College of San Francisco as the lowest recorded at only $4,129/yr.
Ultrasound students from Hawaii 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 Hawaii alone, there are 330 employed surgeons earning an average yearly salary of $196,200. Diagnostic medical sonographers in this state earn $73,590/yr and there are 170 employed.
Also, within the ultrasound schools in Hawaii, the average student population is 3,134 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 17 to 1. Aside from ultrasound, there are 704 total degree (or certificate) programs in the state, with 1,845 people on average applying for a school. Undergraduate tuition costs are normally around $3,000, but can vary widely depending on the type of school.
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