Rhode Island contains one school that offers ultrasound programs. Community College of Rhode Island has a total student population of 17,760 and is the 5473rd highest ranked school in America.
Ultrasound students from Rhode Island 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 Rhode Island alone, there are employed surgeons earning an average yearly salary of $233,470. Diagnostic medical sonographers in this state earn $71,370/yr and there are 240 employed.
Also, within the ultrasound schools in Rhode Island, the average student population is 3,268 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 15 to 1. Aside from ultrasound, there are 763 total degree (or certificate) programs in the state, with 7,540 people on average applying for a school. Undergraduate tuition costs are normally around $4,892, but can vary widely depending on the type of school.
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