Rochester has a total population of 85,806 and a student population of 7,877. Of these students, 270 are enrolled in schools that offer sonography programs.
Mayo School of Health Sciences is the largest sonography school in Rochester, based on student population. In 2010, Mayo School of Health Sciences graduated approximately 0 students from its sonography program.
Many sonography graduates choose to work as sonographers after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Rochester, your job prospects are good. In 2010, of the 1,120 sonographers in Minnesota, 190 were working in the greater Rochester area. By the year 2018, the number of sonographers is expected to increase by 22% in Rochester. This projected change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for sonographers.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a sonographer in Rochester is $70,760 per year. This is higher than the state-wide average salary for sonographers.