Saint Louis, MO (population: 349,763) has three ultrasound schools within its city limits. St Louis College of Health Careers, the highest ranked school in the city with an ultrasound program, has a total student population of 340. It is the 2107th highest ranked school in the USA and the 67th highest in the state of Missouri (#1 is Webster University).
Ultrasound students from Saint Louis 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.
Of the 3 ultrasound schools in Saint Louis, 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 ($15,357/yr) for ultrasound students, with Saint Louis Community College-Florissant Valley as the lowest, reported at only $7,679/yr.
|Name||State||Population||# of Schools||Avg School Rank||Total Programs||Distance from Saint Louis|
|Maryland Heights||MO||-||1||21.4481||9||11.4 miles|
|Saint Charles||MO||65,986||1||57.1604||124||18.3 miles|
|Saint Peters||MO||56,697||1||24.7073||15||22.2 miles|