Ultrasound Technician in Minnesota

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Schools Offering Ultrasound Technology Programs in Minnesota


Each year, roughly 0.0% of Minnesota students graduate with certificates in ultrasound technology. That means an estimated 84 ultrasound technicians graduate from Minnesota's 5 ultrasound technician schools each year.

Top Schools

The top-ranked school in Minnesota with a ultrasound technician program is St. Catherine University, which is located in Saint Paul. In 2010, it was ranked 71st nationwide. In 2010, 11 students graduated from St. Catherine University's ultrasound technician program. Students at St. Catherine University paid $30,168 per year in tuition fees.

The second-ranked school in Minnesota with a ultrasound technician program is Argosy University-Twin Cities, which is located in Saint Paul. In 2010, it was ranked 81st nationwide. 52 students graduated with certificate in ultrasound technician from Argosy University-Twin Cities in 2010. Argosy University-Twin Cities charged in-state students $19,812 in tuition fees per year.

St. Cloud Technical and Community College, which was ranked 81st nationwide in 2010, is the third-ranked school in Minnesota that has a ultrasound technician program. It is located in Saint Cloud. 9 students graduated with certificate in ultrasound technician from St. Cloud Technical and Community College in 2010. Students at St. Cloud Technical and Community College paid $4,920 per year in tuition fees.

Cost

If you choose to attend a Minnesota ultrasound technician school, average tuition will be $11,902 per year. However, tuition at your particular institution may range from $4,608 per year to $30,168 per year. The Minnesota ultrasound technician schools with the highest tuition rates in 2010 were:

  1. St. Catherine University - located in Saint Paul, students are charged $30,168 per year
  2. Argosy University-Twin Cities - located in Saint Paul, students are charged $19,812 per year
  3. St. Cloud Technical and Community College - located in Saint Cloud, students are charged $4,920 per year

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

  1. Lake Superior College - located in Duluth, students are charged $4,608 per year
  2. St. Cloud Technical and Community College - located in Saint Cloud, students are charged $4,920 per year
  3. Argosy University-Twin Cities - located in Saint Paul, students are charged $19,812 per year

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

A large number of Minnesota ultrasound technician graduates become ultrasound technicians. 1,240 ultrasound technicians were working in Minnesota in 2010. The Minnesota counties with the largest populations of ultrasound technicians are:

  1. Anoka County - 790 ultrasound technicians
  2. Dodge County - 190 ultrasound technicians
  3. Becker County - 70 ultrasound technicians

Projected Growth

The government projects that by 2018, the number of ultrasound technicians in the state of Minnesota will grow to 1,380. This would require a 22% growth in the profession.

Salary

On average, ultrasound technicians earn $68,780 per year. However, this number is only an average. ultrasound technicians in Minnesota had varying salaries from $37,120 to $92,490 per year in 2010. An ultrasound technician in the following Minnesota counties makes the highest salaries on average:

  1. Benton County - $73,720 per year
  2. Dodge County - $72,230 per year
  3. Anoka County - $70,070 per year

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

  1. Brown County - $53,600 per year
  2. Becker County - $61,010 per year
  3. Carlton County - $64,470 per year

More Information

For more data regarding a career in ultrasound technology in Minnesota and to compare salaries with various related fields such as ultrasound technology or allied health, take a look at the graphs and charts below.

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

  • Associate's Degree in Ultrasound Technology in Minnesota

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Distance School City State Rating Acceptance Rate Student Population
6,381 miles from location St. Catherine University Saint Paul MN 28.6143 29% 5,277
6,326 miles from location Lake Superior College Duluth MN 12.6413 n/a 4,898
6,427 miles from location St. Cloud Technical and Community College Saint Cloud MN 16.6565 n/a 4,459
6,380 miles from location Argosy University-Twin Cities Saint Paul MN 18.9617 n/a 2,313
6,348 miles from location Mayo School of Health Sciences Rochester MN 1.88728 n/a 270
 

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Rank Profession Employment Number Avg Salary Job Growth (past 5 yrs)
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Diagnostic Medical Sonographers + 1,240 $68,780 55.0%
 

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