Tampa, Florida has 2 ultrasound technician schools for you to consider if you are interested in pursuing a degree in ultrasound technology. Tampa has a general population of 303,447 and an overall student population of 94,640. Approximately 28,343 of Tampa's students are enrolled in schools that offer ultrasound technician programs.
Of the 2 ultrasound technician schools in Tampa, the largest ultrasound technology school, by student population, is Sanford-Brown Institute. In 2010, approximately 29 students graduated from the Ultrasound Technology program at Sanford-Brown Institute.
A reported 47 students graduated with credentials in ultrasound technology in Tampa in 2010. If you decide to attend one of Tampa's ultrasound technician schools, you can expect to pay an average of $17,234 per year in instate tuition and $24,164 per year in out of state tuition.
You should also anticipate spending about $1,950 for ultrasound technology related books and supplies every year. And if you live on campus at one of the Tampa-based ultrasound technician schools, you will have an added expense of $5,391 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $14,178.
If you plan on staying in Tampa after graduating from ultrasound technician school, you should know that job prospects for ultrasound technicians in Tampa, which is the most popular ultrasound technology profession, are good. In 2010, of the 4,730 ultrasound technicians in Florida, 660 were working in the greater Tampa area. The number of ultrasound technicians in Tampa is expected to increase by 18% by the year 2018. This projected change is the same as the projected nationwide trend for ultrasound technicians.
The average salary you can expect to earn as an ultrasound technician in Tampa is $57,650 per year. This is higher than the state-wide average salary for ultrasound technicians.
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