Lincoln has a total population of 225,581 and a student population of 41,437. Of these students, 500 are enrolled in schools that offer ultrasound technician programs.
The largest ultrasound technician school in Lincoln, by student population, is BryanLGH College of Health Sciences. Approximately 7 students graduated in 2010 from BryanLGH College of Health Sciences with credentials in ultrasound technology.
In 2010, 7 students graduated with an ultrasound technology degree from one of Lincoln's ultrasound technician schools. If you decide to attend a ultrasound technician school in Lincoln, you can expect to pay an average yearly tuition of $10,550.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $1,000 for ultrasound technology related books and supplies each year.
If you plan on staying in Lincoln after graduating from ultrasound technician school, you should know that job prospects for ultrasound technicians in Lincoln, which is the most popular ultrasound technology profession, are good. There were 390 ultrasound technicians working in Nebraska and 80 working in the greater Lincoln area in 2010. By the year 2018, the number of ultrasound technicians is expected to increase by 19% in Lincoln. This projected change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for ultrasound technicians.
The average salary you can expect to earn as an ultrasound technician in Lincoln is $56,360 per year, which is the same as the average for ultrasound technicians state-wide.
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