Lewiston has a general population of 30,904 and an overall student population of 4,292. Approximately 4,200 of Lewiston's students are enrolled in schools that offer ultrasound technician programs.
Lewis-Clark State College is the largest ultrasound technician school in Lewiston, based on student population. In 2010, Lewis-Clark State College graduated approximately 7 students from its ultrasound technology program.
A total of 7 students graduated with credentials in ultrasound technology from ultrasound technician schools in Lewiston in 2010. Tuition in 2009 at Lewiston's ultrasound technician schools was $17,886 per year for instate students and $26,076 per year for out of state students.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $1,520 for ultrasound technology related books and supplies each year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $6,100 per year, on average, for room and board. If you live at home, you can cut this cost down to approximately $10,356.
Many ultrasound technology graduates choose to work as ultrasound technicians after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Lewiston, your job prospects are good. Lewiston's ultrasound technician workforce is projected to increase by 25% by the year 2018. This projected change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for ultrasound technicians.