With an overall population of 399,484 and a student population of 28,906, approximately 629 of Oakland students attend one of Oakland's schools that offer ultrasound technician programs.
Lincoln University is the largest ultrasound technician school in Oakland, based on student population. In 2010, approximately 1 students graduated from the Ultrasound Technology program at Lincoln University.
A total of 1 students graduated with credentials in ultrasound technology from ultrasound technician schools in Oakland in 2010. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $8,385 per year in tuition costs.
You should also anticipate spending about $840 for ultrasound technology related books and supplies every year.
If you plan on staying in Oakland after graduating from ultrasound technician school, you should know that job prospects for ultrasound technicians in Oakland, which is the most popular ultrasound technology profession, are good. In 2010, 1 out of every 17 ultrasound technicians in California were working in the greater Oakland area. By the year 2018, the number of ultrasound technicians is expected to increase by 21% in Oakland. This projected change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for ultrasound technicians.
As an ultrasound technician in Oakland, you can expect to make an average salary of $85,050 per year. This is higher than the average salary for ultrasound technicians in the state.
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