With an overall population of 185,781 and a student population of 12,828, approximately 4,172 of Columbus students attend one of Columbus's schools that offer sonography programs.
Of the 1 sonography schools in Columbus, the largest sonography school, by student population, is Columbus Technical College. Approximately 6 students graduated in 2010 from Columbus Technical College with credentials in sonography.
In 2010, 6 students graduated with a sonography degree from one of Columbus's sonography schools. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $2,031 per year in tuition costs.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $1,600 for sonography related books and supplies each year.
After graduating with your credentials in sonography, if you decide to work as a sonographer in Columbus, your job prospects are good. In 2010, 1 out of every 18 sonographers in Georgia were working in the greater Columbus area. By the year 2018, the number of sonographers is expected to increase by 30% in Columbus. This anticipated change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for sonographers.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a sonographer in Columbus is $59,060 per year, which is higher than the average for sonographers state-wide.
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