Norfolk has a general population of 234,403 and an overall student population of 64,591. Approximately 30,447 of Norfolk's students are enrolled in schools that offer sonography programs.
Of the 1 sonography schools in Norfolk, the largest sonography school, by student population, is Tidewater Community College. Approximately 16 students graduated in 2010 from Tidewater Community College with credentials in sonography.
In 2010, 16 students graduated with a sonography degree from one of Norfolk's sonography schools. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $2,725 per year in tuition costs.
You should also anticipate spending about $1,300 for sonography related books and supplies every year.
If you decide to work as a sonographer in Norfolk, your job prospects are good. In 2010, there were 1,080 sonographers in Virginia. Of these sonographers, 200 were working in the greater Norfolk area. Norfolk's sonographer workforce is projected to increase by 17% 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 Norfolk is $63,380 per year, which is higher than the average for sonographers state-wide.
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