Missouri contains eight schools that offer ultrasound programs. Hillyard Technical Center, the highest-ranking ultrasound school in MO, has a total student population of 164 and is the 1320th highest ranked school in America.
Of the 8 ultrasound schools in Missouri, none have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, St Louis College of Health Careers comes out as the most expensive ($29,787/yr), with Saint Louis Community College-Florissant Valley as the lowest recorded at only $7,679/yr.
Ultrasound students from Missouri 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 Missouri alone, there are 590 employed surgeons earning an average yearly salary of $"#". Diagnostic medical sonographers in this state earn $61,140/yr and there are 830 employed.
Also, within the ultrasound schools in Missouri, the average student population is 2,183 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 16 to 1. Aside from ultrasound, there are 4755 total degree (or certificate) programs in the state, with 1,482 people on average applying for a school. Undergraduate tuition costs are normally around $4,695, but can vary widely depending on the type of school.
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