With an overall population of 65,479 and a student population of 15,711, approximately 15,711 of Palatine students attend one of Palatine's schools that offer sonography programs.
The largest sonography school in Palatine, by student population, is Harper College. Approximately 2 students graduated in 2010 from Harper College with credentials in sonography.
A reported 2 students graduated with credentials in sonography in Palatine in 2010. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $2,610 per year in tuition costs.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $1,000 for sonography related books and supplies each year.
After graduating with your credentials in sonography, if you decide to work as a sonographer in Palatine, your job prospects are average. In 2010, 1 out of every 2 sonographers in Illinois were working in the greater Palatine area. The government projects that the number of sonographers in Palatine will increase by 11% by the year 2018. This projected change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for sonographers.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a sonographer in Palatine is $75,480 per year. This is higher than the state-wide average salary for sonographers.
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