Long Beach has a general population of 461,522 and an overall student population of 66,287. Approximately 468 of Long Beach's students are enrolled in schools that offer sonography programs.
Newbridge College-Long Beach is the largest sonography school in Long Beach, based on student population. In 2010, Newbridge College-Long Beach graduated approximately 48 students from its sonography program.
In 2010, 48 students graduated with a sonography certificate from one of Long Beach's sonography schools.
If you plan on staying in Long Beach after graduating from sonography school, you should know that job prospects for sonographers in Long Beach, which is the most popular sonography profession, are good. There were 5,100 sonographers working in California and 1,690 working in the greater Long Beach area in 2010. The number of sonographers in Long Beach is expected to increase by 21% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for sonographers.
As a sonographer in Long Beach, you can expect to make an average salary of $70,540 per year. This is lower than the average salary for sonographers in the state.
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