Maryland contains five schools that offer ultrasound programs. All-State Career School, the highest-ranking ultrasound school in MD, has a total student population of 984 and is the 1271st highest ranked school in America.
Of the 5 ultrasound schools in Maryland, only 2 have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Sanford-Brown Institute comes out as the most expensive ($21,108/yr), with Montgomery College as the lowest recorded at only $8,443/yr.
Ultrasound students from Maryland 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 Maryland alone, there are 740 employed surgeons earning an average yearly salary of $"#". Diagnostic medical sonographers in this state earn $70,450/yr and there are 1,170 employed.
Also, within the ultrasound schools in Maryland, the average student population is 3,835 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 17 to 1. Aside from ultrasound, there are 2792 total degree (or certificate) programs in the state, with 3,442 people on average applying for a school. Undergraduate tuition costs are normally around $6,052, but can vary widely depending on the type of school.
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