Illinois Ultrasound Schools
(found 12 schools)


Listed below are all of the accredited schools in Illinois that offer ultrasound or sonography degree or certificate programs.

Overview

Illinois is a Midwestern state with a diverse population and geography. Chicago, Illinois’ most populous city, is the third largest city in the nation and offers many career opportunities in the health industry. Those who love the big city can explore Chicago’s world-class museums, its vibrant music scene and its many professional sports teams. Despite Chicago’s massive metropolitan area, much of the rest of Illinois is still rural farmland. Those seeking simpler living will find opportunities in many of the smaller towns throughout the state.

Ultrasound/Sonography Education in Illinois

Most of Illinois’ ultrasound technology training programs are found in community colleges and small universities in the state’s smaller cities. Students can obtain certificates or associate degrees in MRI, ultrasound technology, cardiac and vascular sonography, and radiologic technology. There are also a few related bachelor’s degree programs in the state.

Outlook for Ultrasound/Sonography Careers in Illinois

According to the Bureau of Labor Statistics (2010 data), Illinois’ diagnostic sonographers’ salaries are at least $20,000 higher than those of cardiovascular technicians in the state. This variance is greater than in most other states. Radiologic technologist/technician salaries average $57,540, and cardiovascular technicians average $48,600, while diagnostic sonographers make approximately $70,170 per year.

Illinois Ultrasound Schools

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Carl Sandburg College (Galesburg, IL)
Programs Offered:
Advanced Certificate in Computed Tomography
Advanced Certificate in Diagnostic Cardiac Sonography
Advanced Certificate in Diagnostic Medical Sonography
Advanced Certificate in Magnetic Resonance Imaging
Associate of Applied Science in Radiologic Technology

College of DuPage (Glen Ellyn, IL)
Programs Offered:
Advanced Certificate in Diagnostic Medical Imaging Sonography
Advanced Certificate in Diagnostic Medical Imaging Vascular Sonography
Associate of Applied Science in Diagnostic Medical Imaging Radiography

College of Lake County (Grayslake, IL)
Programs Offered:
Associate of Applied Science in Medical Imaging
Danville Area Community College (Danville, IL)
Programs Offered:
Associate in Applied Science in Radiologic Technology
Certificate in Diagnostic Medical Sonography

Harper College (Palatine, IL)
Programs Offered:
Associate in Applied Science in Diagnostic Medical Sonography
Associate in Applied Science in Radiologic Technology

John A Logan College (Carterville, IL)
Programs Offered:
Advanced Certificate in Cardiac Medical Sonography
Associate in Applied Science in Diagnostic Cardiac Sonography

Kaskaskia College (Centralia, IL)
Programs Offered:
Associate in Applied Science in Radiologic Technology
Certificate in Diagnostic Medical Sonography

Lewis University (Romeoville, IL)
Programs Offered:
Bachelors of Science in Vascular Ultrasound Technology
South Suburban College (South Holland, IL)
Programs Offered:
Associate of Applied Science in Echocardiography
Associate of Applied Science in Radiologic Technology
Magnetic Resonance Imaging Certificate

Triton College (River Grove, IL)
Programs Offered:
Associate of Applied Science in Diagnostic Medical Sonography
Associate of Applied Science in Radiologic Technology
Diagnostic Medical Sonography Certificate