With an overall population of 108,724 and a student population of 27,906, approximately 25,316 of Costa Mesa students attend one of Costa Mesa's schools that offer ultrasound technician programs.
Of the 1 ultrasound technician schools in Costa Mesa, the largest ultrasound technology school, by student population, is Orange Coast College. Approximately 17 students graduated in 2010 from Orange Coast College with credentials in ultrasound technology.
In 2010, 17 students graduated with an ultrasound technology degree from one of Costa Mesa's ultrasound technician 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 ultrasound technology related books and supplies each year.
Many ultrasound technology graduates choose to work as ultrasound technicians after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Costa Mesa, your job prospects are good. There were 5,100 ultrasound technicians working in California and 590 working in the greater Costa Mesa area in 2010. The number of ultrasound technicians in Costa Mesa is expected to increase by 21% by the year 2018. This projected change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for ultrasound technicians.
The average salary you can expect to earn as an ultrasound technician in Costa Mesa is $74,390 per year, which is lower than the average for ultrasound technicians state-wide.
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