Montana contains six schools that offer ultrasound programs. Brigham Young University-Idaho, the highest-ranking ultrasound school in MT, has a total student population of 14,944 and is the 1671st highest ranked school in America.
Of the 6 ultrasound schools in Montana, only 2 have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Eagle Gate College comes out as the most expensive ($21,696/yr), with Laramie County Community College as the lowest recorded at only $5,768/yr.
Ultrasound students from Montana 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 Montana alone, there are 120 employed surgeons earning an average yearly salary of $228,520. Diagnostic medical sonographers in this state earn $74,420/yr and there are 130 employed.
Also, within the ultrasound schools in Montana, the average student population is 1,791 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 14 to 1. Aside from ultrasound, there are 1015 total degree (or certificate) programs in the state, with 1,803 people on average applying for a school. Undergraduate tuition costs are normally around $4,505, but can vary widely depending on the type of school.
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