With an overall population of 4,144 and a student population of 7,710, approximately 3,855 of Richlands students attend one of Richlands's schools that offer sonography programs.
Of the 1 sonography schools in Richlands, the largest sonography school, by student population, is Southwest Virginia Community College. In 2010, Southwest Virginia Community College graduated approximately 0 students from its sonography program.
If you decide to attend a sonography school in Richlands, you can expect to pay an average yearly tuition of $2,638.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $1,000 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a sonography program in Richlands.
If you decide to work as a sonographer in Richlands, your job prospects are good. In 2010, there were 1,080 sonographers in Virginia. Of these sonographers, 60 were working in the greater Richlands area. The number of sonographers in Richlands is expected to increase by 17% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for sonographers.
As a sonographer in Richlands, you can expect to make an average salary of $45,760 per year. This is lower than the average salary for sonographers in the state.
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