With an overall population of 1,188,580 and a student population of 77,870, approximately 9,072 of Dallas students attend one of Dallas's schools that offer ultrasound technician programs.
El Centro College is the largest ultrasound technician school in Dallas, based on student population. In 2010, approximately 24 students graduated from the Ultrasound Technology program at El Centro College.
A total of 24 students graduated with credentials in ultrasound technology from ultrasound technician schools in Dallas in 2010. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $1,230 per year in tuition costs.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $1,400 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a ultrasound technician program in Dallas.
After graduating with your credentials in ultrasound technology, if you decide to work as an ultrasound technician in Dallas, your job prospects are good. In 2010, there were 3,210 ultrasound technicians in Texas. Of these ultrasound technicians, 610 were working in the greater Dallas area. By the year 2018, the number of ultrasound technicians is expected to increase by 26% in Dallas. This anticipated change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for ultrasound technicians.
As an ultrasound technician in Dallas, you can expect to make an average salary of $66,430 per year. This is higher than the average salary for ultrasound technicians in the state.
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