Costa Mesa has a general population of 108,724 and an overall student population of 27,906. Approximately 25,316 of Costa Mesa's students are enrolled in schools that offer sonography programs.
Costa Mesa's largest sonography school is Orange Coast College. Approximately 17 students graduated in 2010 from Orange Coast College with credentials in sonography.
In 2010, 17 students graduated with a sonography degree from one of Costa Mesa's sonography schools. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $686 per year in tuition costs.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $1,000 for sonography related books and supplies each year.
Many sonography graduates choose to work as sonographers after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Costa Mesa, your job prospects are good. There were 5,100 sonographers working in California and 590 working in the greater Costa Mesa area in 2010. The number of sonographers in Costa Mesa is expected to increase by 21% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for sonographers.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a sonographer in Costa Mesa is $74,390 per year, which is lower than the average for sonographers state-wide.
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