Minnesota contains eight schools that offer ultrasound programs. College of St Catherine, the highest-ranking ultrasound school in MN, has a total student population of 5,277 and is the 2218th highest ranked school in America.
Of the 8 ultrasound schools in Minnesota, only 1 has a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Argosy University-Twin Cities comes out as the most expensive ($24,850/yr), with Saint Cloud Technical College as the lowest recorded at only $7,116/yr.
Ultrasound students from Minnesota 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 Minnesota alone, there are 1,290 employed surgeons earning an average yearly salary of $"#". Diagnostic medical sonographers in this state earn $67,520/yr and there are 1,210 employed.
Also, within the ultrasound schools in Minnesota, the average student population is 3,459 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 18 to 1. Aside from ultrasound, there are 5327 total degree (or certificate) programs in the state, with 2,013 people on average applying for a school. Undergraduate tuition costs are normally around $6,006, but can vary widely depending on the type of school.
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