With an overall population of 1,195 and a student population of 2,736, approximately 2,736 of Polkton students attend one of Polkton's schools that offer sonography programs.
Polkton's largest sonography school is South Piedmont Community College. In 2010, approximately 10 students graduated from the Sonography program at South Piedmont Community College.
In 2010, 10 students graduated with a sonography degree in Polkton. If you decide to attend a sonography school in Polkton, you can expect to pay an average yearly tuition of $1,738.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $770 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a sonography program in Polkton.
After graduating with your credentials in sonography, if you decide to work as a sonographer in Polkton, your job prospects are good. In 2010, of the 1,470 sonographers in North Carolina, 270 were working in the greater Polkton area. Polkton's sonographer workforce is projected to increase by 21% by the year 2018. This projected change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for sonographers.
As a sonographer in Polkton, you can expect to make an average salary of $60,160 per year. This is lower than the average salary for sonographers in the state.