Tallahassee has a total population of 150,624 and a student population of 68,614. Of these students, 14,526 are enrolled in schools that offer ultrasound technician programs.
The largest ultrasound technician school in Tallahassee, by student population, is Tallahassee Community College. In 2010, approximately 7 students graduated from the Ultrasound Technology program at Tallahassee Community College.
In 2010, 7 students graduated with an ultrasound technology certificate in Tallahassee. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $1,946 per year in tuition costs.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $800 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a ultrasound technician program in Tallahassee.
If you decide to work as an ultrasound technician in Tallahassee, your job prospects are good. There were 4,730 ultrasound technicians working in Florida and 80 working in the greater Tallahassee area in 2010. Tallahassee's ultrasound technician workforce is projected to increase by 18% by the year 2018. This projected change is the same as the projected nationwide trend for ultrasound technicians.
As an ultrasound technician in Tallahassee, you can expect to make an average salary of $54,690 per year. This is lower than the average salary for ultrasound technicians in the state.