Ultrasound Technician in Georgia

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Schools Offering Ultrasound Technology Programs in Georgia


Around 0.0% of Georgia's graduates graduate from ultrasound technology certificate programs every year. In other words, every year an estimated 117 ultrasound technicians graduate from Georgia's 7 ultrasound technician schools.

Top Schools

The top-ranked school in Georgia with a ultrasound technician program is Grady Health System Professional Schools, which is located in Atlanta. In 2010, it was ranked 81st nationwide. In 2010, 7 students graduated from Grady Health System Professional Schools' ultrasound technician program.

Sanford-Brown College, which is located in Atlanta, is the second-ranked school in Georgia that has a ultrasound technician program. It received a ranking of 82nd in the country in 2010. In 2010, 43 students graduated from Sanford-Brown College ultrasound technician program. Tuition at Sanford-Brown College was $12,049 per year.

The third-ranked school in Georgia with a ultrasound technician program is Ogeechee Technical College, which is located in Statesboro. In 2010, it was ranked 83rd nationwide. In 2010, Ogeechee Technical College graduated 10 students from its ultrasound technician programs. Students at Ogeechee Technical College paid $2,283 per year in tuition fees.

Cost

If you are hoping to attend one of Georgia's ultrasound technician schools, you can expect to pay an average tuition of $3,112 per year, though tuition can range from $12,049 per year to $2,268 per year. In 2010, the following Georgia ultrasound technician schools had the highest tuition rates:

  1. Sanford-Brown College - located in Atlanta, students are charged $12,049 per year
  2. Darton College - located in Albany, students are charged $2,714 per year
  3. Columbus Technical College - located in Columbus, students are charged $2,468 per year

The following Georgia ultrasound technician schools had the lowest tuition rates:

  1. Georgia Northwestern Technical College - located in Rome, students are charged $2,268 per year
  2. Ogeechee Technical College - located in Statesboro, students are charged $2,283 per year
  3. Columbus Technical College - located in Columbus, students are charged $2,468 per year

An ultrasound technician certificate from a Georgia school... what next?

The highest percentage of ultrasound technician graduates in Georgia pursue careers as an ultrasound technician. 950 ultrasound technicians were working in Georgia in 2010. In Georgia, the largest numbers of ultrasound technicians work in the following counties:

  1. Barrow County - 450 ultrasound technicians
  2. Burke County - 90 ultrasound technicians
  3. Bryan County - 60 ultrasound technicians

Projected Growth

The government projects that the number of ultrasound technicians in Georgia will grow by 30%. By 2018, there will be an estimated 1,440 ultrasound technicians working in Georgia.

Salary

An ultrasound technician in Georgia earns $58,470 per year on average. However, Georgia ultrasound technicians earned anywhere in the range from as less than $28,340 per year to more than $81,960 per year in 2010. The counties in Georgia with the highest average salary for an ultrasound technician are:

  1. Hall County - $64,970 per year
  2. Barrow County - $61,120 per year
  3. Bryan County - $58,360 per year

On average, ultrasound technicians earns the least in the following Georgia counties:

  1. Banks County - $47,320 per year
  2. Bulloch County - $52,130 per year
  3. Appling County - $54,200 per year

More Information

Take a look at the graphs and charts below for additional Georgia statistics regarding a career in ultrasound technology and to compare salaries with a variety of related fields such as ultrasound technology or allied health.

Here are the different levels of study available for you to explore.

  • Associate's Degree in Ultrasound Technology in Georgia
  • Bachelor's Degree in Ultrasound Technology in Georgia
  • Certificate in Ultrasound Technology in Georgia

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Distance School City State Rating Acceptance Rate Student Population
5,949 miles from location Georgia Northwestern Technical College Rome GA 15.91 n/a 5,994
5,884 miles from location Darton College Albany GA 11.5575 n/a 5,854
5,932 miles from location Columbus Technical College Columbus GA 11.0556 n/a 4,172
5,763 miles from location Medical College of Georgia Augusta GA 0.865177 n/a 2,515
5,748 miles from location Ogeechee Technical College Statesboro GA 16.8119 n/a 2,419
5,901 miles from location Sanford-Brown College Atlanta GA 17.7261 n/a 1,542
5,902 miles from location Grady Health System Professional Schools Atlanta GA 18.741 n/a 84
 

Curious what studying Ultrasound Technician gets you?

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Rank Profession Employment Number Avg Salary Job Growth (past 5 yrs)
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Diagnostic Medical Sonographers + 950 $58,470 -16.7%
 

Got your degree? Time to find a job!

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