Tyler has a general population of 83,650 and an overall student population of 18,298. Approximately 11,045 of Tyler's students are enrolled in schools that offer sonography programs.
Of the 1 sonography schools in Tyler, the largest sonography school, by student population, is Tyler Junior College. Approximately 22 students graduated in 2010 from Tyler Junior College with credentials in sonography.
In 2010, 22 students graduated with a sonography degree in Tyler. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $11,424 per year in tuition if you are eligible for instate tuition. Out of state tuition for all Tyler sonography schools was an average of $12,024 per year in 2009.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $1,116 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a sonography program in Tyler. And if you live on campus at one of the Tyler-based sonography schools, you will have an added expense of $4,150 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $8,362.
If you decide to work as a sonographer in Tyler, your job prospects are good. In 2010, 1 out of every 45 sonographers in Texas were working in the greater Tyler area. By the year 2018, the number of sonographers is expected to increase by 26% in Tyler. This anticipated change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for sonographers.
As a sonographer in Tyler, you can expect to make an average salary of $58,360 per year. This is lower than the average salary for sonographers in the state.
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