Annandale has a total population of 54,994 and a student population of 47,195. Of these students, 46,619 are enrolled in schools that offer sonography programs.
Northern Virginia Community College is the largest sonography school in Annandale, based on student population. Approximately 6 students graduated in 2010 from Northern Virginia Community College with credentials in sonography.
A reported 6 students graduated with credentials in sonography in Annandale in 2010. In 2009 tuition at sonography schools in Annandale was $2,523 per year, on average.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $1,200 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a sonography program in Annandale.
If you decide to work as a sonographer in Annandale, your job prospects are good. There were 1,080 sonographers working in Virginia and 560 working in the greater Annandale area in 2010. By the year 2018, the number of sonographers is expected to increase by 17% in Annandale. This projected change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for sonographers.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a sonographer in Annandale is $71,810 per year, which is higher than the average for sonographers state-wide.