Listed below are all of the accredited schools in Arizona that offer ultrasound or sonography degree or certificate programs.
Arizona is known for its deserts, but the state also has mountains and forests at its higher elevations. Overall, summers are extremely hot and winters are mild, making Arizona a great place if you’re hoping to escape harsh and snowy winters. The state has a large Native American population, many of whom speak Navajo and Apache languages. Famous for impressive natural beauty, the Grand Canyon, Meteor Crater and Saguaro National Park are some of Arizona’s most popular attractions.
Ultrasound/Sonography Education in Arizona
Those wishing to study sonography and radiography in Arizona will find that most of the state’s training programs are located in Phoenix. The state’s accredited programs offer certificate and associate degrees in diagnostic sonography and medical radiology.
Outlook for Ultrasound/Sonography Careers in Arizona
Because of Arizona’s large Hispanic population and high numbers of immigrants, Spanish speakers have an advantage in the state’s public health care job market. There are more radiology jobs in the state than any other type of imaging or sonography positions. Radiologic technicians make an average yearly salary of $56,810 in Arizona (Bureau of Labor Statistics, 2010 data).