Oregon contains two schools that offer ultrasound programs. Oregon Institute of Technology, the highest-ranking ultrasound school in OR, has a total student population of 3,915 and is the 3016th highest ranked school in America.
Of the 2 ultrasound schools in Oregon, none have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Everest College-Portland comes out as the most expensive ($18,272/yr), with Oregon Institute of Technology as the lowest recorded at only $10,856/yr.
Ultrasound students from Oregon 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 Oregon alone, there are 850 employed surgeons earning an average yearly salary of $"#". Diagnostic medical sonographers in this state earn $78,320/yr and there are 440 employed.
Also, within the ultrasound schools in Oregon, the average student population is 2,645 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 16 to 1. Aside from ultrasound, there are 2428 total degree (or certificate) programs in the state, with 1,810 people on average applying for a school. Undergraduate tuition costs are normally around $4,147, but can vary widely depending on the type of school.
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