With an overall population of 33,706 and a student population of 4,068, approximately 2,661 of Galesburg students attend one of Galesburg's schools that offer sonography programs.
Galesburg's largest sonography school is Carl Sandburg College. In 2010, approximately 20 students graduated from the Sonography program at Carl Sandburg College.
In 2010, 20 students graduated with a sonography certificate from one of Galesburg's sonography schools. If you decide to attend a sonography school in Galesburg, you can expect to pay an average yearly tuition of $3,144.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $868 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 Galesburg, your job prospects are average. In 2010, there were 1,900 sonographers in Illinois. Of these sonographers, 50 were working in the greater Galesburg area. Galesburg's sonographer workforce is projected to increase by 11% by the year 2018. This projected change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for sonographers.
As a sonographer in Galesburg, you can expect to make an average salary of $54,720 per year. This is lower than the average salary for sonographers in the state.
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