Ultrasound Technician in Michigan

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Schools Offering Ultrasound Technology Programs in Michigan


Around 0.1% of Michigan's graduates graduate from ultrasound technology certificate programs every year. That means an estimated 181 ultrasound technicians graduate from Michigan's 13 ultrasound technician schools each year.

Top Schools

The top-ranked school in Michigan that has a ultrasound technician program is Grand Valley State University. Grand Valley State University, which was ranked 29th in the country in 2010, is located in Allendale. In 2010, 31 students graduated from Grand Valley State University's ultrasound technician program. Grand Valley State University charged in-state students $9,088 in tuition fees per year.

Ferris State University, which was ranked 71st nationwide in 2010, is the second-ranked school in Michigan that has a ultrasound technician program. It is located in Big Rapids. In 2010, 14 students graduated from Ferris State University ultrasound technician program. Ferris State University charged in-state students $9,930 in tuition fees per year.

Siena Heights University, which was ranked 71st nationwide in 2010, is the third-ranked school in Michigan that has a ultrasound technician program. It is located in Adrian. In 2010, 3 students graduated from Siena Heights University ultrasound technician program. Siena Heights University charged in-state students $19,790 in tuition fees per year.

Cost

If you choose to attend a Michigan ultrasound technician school, average tuition will be $6,455 per year. However, tuition at your particular institution may range from $2,106 per year to $19,790 per year. The highest tuition rates in 2010 at Michigan ultrasound technician schools were charged at the following schools:

  1. Siena Heights University - located in Adrian, students are charged $19,790 per year
  2. Ferris State University - located in Big Rapids, students are charged $9,930 per year
  3. Grand Valley State University - located in Allendale, students are charged $9,088 per year

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

  1. Oakland Community College - located in Bloomfield Hills, students are charged $2,106 per year
  2. Lansing Community College - located in Lansing, students are charged $2,330 per year
  3. Delta College - located in University Center, students are charged $2,787 per year

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

Most people who graduate from ultrasound technician school in Michigan go on to work as an ultrasound technician. If you decide to work as an ultrasound technician in Michigan, you will be joining the ranks of approximately 1,800 Michigan ultrasound technicians as of 2010. The largest populations of Michigan ultrasound technicians are working in the following counties:

  1. Lapeer County - 470 ultrasound technicians
  2. Wayne County - 310 ultrasound technicians
  3. Barry County - 160 ultrasound technicians

Projected Growth

The government projects that by 2018, the number of ultrasound technicians in the state of Michigan will grow to 1,930. This would require a 12% growth in the profession.

Salary

An ultrasound technician in Michigan makes an average of $56,050 per year. In 2010, however, some Michigan ultrasound technicians earned as little as less than $37,720 per year or as much as more than $74,800 per year. The following counties in Michigan have the highest average salaries for ultrasound technicians:

  1. Wayne County - $59,040 per year
  2. Barry County - $58,260 per year
  3. Lapeer County - $57,320 per year

The Michigan counties with the lowest average salary for ultrasound technicians are:

  1. Alcona County - $49,420 per year
  2. Allegan County - $51,140 per year
  3. Ottawa County - $54,600 per year

More Information

The charts and graphs below have additional Michigan 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.

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

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Distance School City State Rating Acceptance Rate Student Population
5,878 miles from location Sanford-Brown College Dearborn MI n/a n/a n/a
5,881 miles from location Oakland Community College Bloomfield Hills MI 13.5337 n/a 28,042
6,017 miles from location Grand Valley State University Allendale MI 70.8032 35% 24,408
5,948 miles from location Lansing Community College Lansing MI 16.5641 n/a 21,123
5,999 miles from location Ferris State University Big Rapids MI 29.008 35% 13,865
5,923 miles from location Delta College University Center MI 14.2836 n/a 11,354
5,938 miles from location Jackson Community College Jackson MI 12.2419 n/a 7,729
6,040 miles from location Lake Michigan College Benton Harbor MI 9.92778 n/a 4,688
5,882 miles from location Baker College of Auburn Hills Auburn Hills MI 10.7476 n/a 4,285
5,930 miles from location Baker College of Owosso Owosso MI 12.0785 n/a 3,637
6,084 miles from location Bay de Noc Community College Escanaba MI 15.597 n/a 2,742
5,917 miles from location Siena Heights University Adrian MI 23.1842 35% 2,351
5,844 miles from location Baker College of Port Huron Port Huron MI 12.4495 n/a 1,984
 

Curious what studying Ultrasound Technician gets you?

Check out the different options and how they're looking in Michigan

Rank Profession Employment Number Avg Salary Job Growth (past 5 yrs)
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Diagnostic Medical Sonographers + 1,800 $56,050 19.2%
 

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