Sonography in South Carolina

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Schools Offering Sonography Programs in South Carolina


Around 0.0% of South Carolina's graduates graduate from sonography certificate programs every year. That means an estimated 19 sonographers graduate from South Carolina's 2 sonography schools each year.

Top Schools

Horry-Georgetown Technical College, which is located in Conway, is the top-ranked school in South Carolina that has a sonography program. It received a ranking of 90th in the country in 2010. In 2010, 5 students graduated from Horry-Georgetown Technical College's sonography program. Horry-Georgetown Technical College charged in-state students $3,446 in tuition fees per year.

Greenville Technical College, which was ranked 90th nationwide in 2010, is the second-ranked school in South Carolina that has a sonography program. It is located in Greenville. 11 students graduated with certificate in sonography from Greenville Technical College in 2010. Students at Greenville Technical College paid $3,636 per year in tuition fees.

Cost

Sonography schools in South Carolina, charge students an average tuition of $3,541 per year. But, tuition can be as much as $3,636 per year, or as little as $3,446 per year. The South Carolina sonography schools with the highest tuition rates in 2010 were:

  1. Greenville Technical College - located in Greenville, students are charged $3,636 per year
  2. Horry-Georgetown Technical College - located in Conway, students are charged $3,446 per year

The lowest tuition rates at South Carolina sonography schools were charged at the following schools:

  1. Horry-Georgetown Technical College - located in Conway, students are charged $3,446 per year
  2. Greenville Technical College - located in Greenville, students are charged $3,636 per year

A sonography certificate from a South Carolina school... what next?

Most people who graduate from sonography school in South Carolina go on to work as a sonographer. South Carolina had 700 sonographers in 2010. In South Carolina, the largest numbers of sonographers work in the following counties:

  1. Berkeley County - 150 sonographers
  2. Calhoun County - 140 sonographers
  3. Greenville County - 110 sonographers

Projected Growth

The government projects that the number of sonographers in South Carolina will grow by 20%. By 2018, there will be an estimated 750 sonographers working in South Carolina.

Salary

On average, sonographers earn $57,790 per year. But, salaries for sonographers can vary. In 2010, sonographers made as little as less than $23,750 per year or as much as more than $77,100 per year in South Carolina. A sonographer in the following South Carolina counties makes the highest salaries on average:

  1. Greenville County - $62,650 per year
  2. Spartanburg County - $62,160 per year
  3. Berkeley County - $60,580 per year

The following counties in South Carolina have the lowest average salaries for sonographers:

  1. Calhoun County - $50,090 per year
  2. Abbeville County - $55,160 per year
  3. Darlington County - $55,250 per year

More Information

For more data regarding a career in sonography in South Carolina and to compare salaries with various related fields such as radiology technology or sonography, 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 Sonography in South Carolina
  • Certificate in Sonography in South Carolina

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Distance School City State Rating Acceptance Rate Student Population
5,792 miles from location Greenville Technical College Greenville SC 10.0617 n/a 15,089
5,603 miles from location Horry-Georgetown Technical College Conway SC 10.297 n/a 7,252
 

Curious what studying Sonography gets you?

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

Rank Profession Employment Number Avg Salary Job Growth (past 5 yrs)
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Diagnostic Medical Sonographers + 700 $57,790 -1.4%
 

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