Corpus Christi has a total population of 277,454 and a student population of 22,649. Of these students, 12,069 are enrolled in schools that offer ultrasound technician programs.
Corpus Christi's largest ultrasound technician school is Del Mar College. Approximately 15 students graduated in 2010 from Del Mar College with credentials in ultrasound technology.
A reported 15 students graduated with credentials in ultrasound technology in Corpus Christi in 2010. If you decide to attend a ultrasound technician school in Corpus Christi, you can expect to pay an average yearly tuition of $1,746.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $1,166 for ultrasound technology related books and supplies each year.
If you plan on staying in Corpus Christi after graduating from ultrasound technician school, you should know that job prospects for ultrasound technicians in Corpus Christi, which is the most popular ultrasound technology profession, are good. In 2010, there were 3,210 ultrasound technicians in Texas. Of these ultrasound technicians, 130 were working in the greater Corpus Christi area. The government projects that the number of ultrasound technicians in Corpus Christi will increase by 26% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for ultrasound technicians.
The average salary you can expect to earn as an ultrasound technician in Corpus Christi is $60,080 per year. This is lower than the state-wide average salary for ultrasound technicians.
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