Madisonville, TN has four ultrasound schools within a 100-mile radius of its city center. Miller-Motte Technical College-Chattanooga, the highest ranked school in this group with an ultrasound program, has a total student population of 675. It is the 3501st highest ranked school in the USA and the 97th highest in the state of Tennessee (#1 is Vanderbilt University).
Ultrasound students from Madisonville 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.
Madisonville lies in Monroe county, which is one of the 26 counties in Tennessee. Overall, the Eastern Tennessee nonmetropolitan area has 135,330 total employed workers according to the US Bureau of Labor Statistics, with a 2.9% unemployment rate, $15.01/hr average worker wage, and a $31,220 average annual salary.
Of the 4 ultrasound schools with a 100-mile radius of Madisonville, none have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, South College comes out as the most expensive ($22,450/yr) for ultrasound students, with Chattanooga State Technical Community College as the lowest, reported at only $6,923/yr.
|Name||State||Population||# of Schools||Avg School Rank||Total Programs||Distance from Madisonville|
|Rock Spring||GA||-||1||1.08982||0||69.2 miles|
|Toccoa Falls||GA||-||1||28.3429||33||85.7 miles|
|Mount Berry||GA||-||1||63.3969||60||97.9 miles|