Ultrasound Technician in Kansas

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Schools Offering Ultrasound Technology Programs in Kansas


Around 0.1% of Kansas's graduates graduate from ultrasound technology certificate programs every year. In other words, every year an estimated 49 ultrasound technicians graduate from Kansas' 3 ultrasound technician schools.

Top Schools

Newman University, which was ranked 47th nationwide in 2010, is the top-ranked school in Kansas that has a ultrasound technician program. It is located in Wichita. 4 students graduated with a certificate in ultrasound technician from Newman University in 2010. Newman University charged in-state students $20,712 in tuition fees per year.

Fort Hays State University, which is located in Hays, is the second-ranked school in Kansas that has a ultrasound technician program. It received a ranking of 71st in the country in 2010. In 2010, Fort Hays State University graduated 31 students from its ultrasound technician program. Tuition at Fort Hays State University was $3,942 per year.

The third-ranked school in Kansas with a ultrasound technician program is Washburn University, which is located in Topeka. In 2010, it was ranked 73rd nationwide. In 2010, Washburn University graduated 14 students from its ultrasound technician programs. Washburn University charged in-state students $6,296 in tuition fees per year.

Cost

If you are hoping to attend one of Kansas' ultrasound technician schools, you can expect to pay an average tuition of $10,317 per year, though tuition can range from $20,712 per year to $3,942 per year. In 2010, the following Kansas ultrasound technician schools had the highest tuition rates:

  1. Newman University - located in Wichita, students are charged $20,712 per year
  2. Washburn University - located in Topeka, students are charged $6,296 per year
  3. Fort Hays State University - located in Hays, students are charged $3,942 per year

The ultrasound technician schools in Kansas that charged the lowest tuition rates were:

  1. Fort Hays State University - located in Hays, students are charged $3,942 per year
  2. Washburn University - located in Topeka, students are charged $6,296 per year
  3. Newman University - located in Wichita, students are charged $20,712 per year

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

The highest percentage of ultrasound technician graduates in Kansas pursue careers as an ultrasound technician. 500 ultrasound technicians were working in Kansas in 2010. In Kansas, the largest numbers of ultrasound technicians work in the following counties:

  1. Butler County - 200 ultrasound technicians
  2. Allen County - 110 ultrasound technicians
  3. Jackson County - 70 ultrasound technicians

Projected Growth

The US Bureau of Labor Statistics predicts that by 2018, an estimated 560 ultrasound technicians will be working in Kansas state. This would require the number of ultrasound technicians to grow by 17%.

Salary

On average, an ultrasound technician earns a salary of $64,210 per year in Kansas state. In 2010, however, some Kansas ultrasound technicians earned as little as less than $44,080 per year or as much as more than $85,480 per year. The counties in Kansas with the highest average salary for an ultrasound technician are:

  1. Allen County - $64,830 per year
  2. Butler County - $64,350 per year
  3. Jackson County - $58,420 per year

The following counties in Kansas have the lowest average salaries for ultrasound technicians:

  1. Jackson County - $58,420 per year
  2. Butler County - $64,350 per year
  3. Allen County - $64,830 per year

More Information

The charts and graphs below have additional Kansas statistics regarding a career in ultrasound technology. Take a look and compare salaries with various related fields such as ultrasound technology or allied health.

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

  • Bachelor's Degree in Ultrasound Technology in Kansas

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Distance School City State Rating Acceptance Rate Student Population
6,727 miles from location Fort Hays State University Hays KS 28.9875 40% 11,308
6,531 miles from location Washburn University Topeka KS 26.668 52% 6,652
6,628 miles from location Newman University Wichita KS 53.2302 19% 2,557
 

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Rank Profession Employment Number Avg Salary Job Growth (past 5 yrs)
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Diagnostic Medical Sonographers + 500 $64,210 13.6%
 

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