Alaska contains one school that offers animal behavior programs. University of Alaska Fairbanks has a total student population of 9,137 and is the 441st highest ranked school in America.
Animal Behavior students from Alaska schools who go on to become animal behavioralists, animal trainers, dog trainers, animal scientists, etc. have a good chance at finding employment. For example, there are 10,080 people working as animal trainers alone in the US, and their average annual salary is $31,080. Also, Zoologists and wildlife biologists make on average $60,670 per year and there are about 17,460 of them employed in the US today.
Also, within the animal behavior schools in Alaska, the average student population is 3,367 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 13 to 1. Aside from animal behavior, there are 486 total degree (or certificate) programs in the state, with 1,905 people on average applying for a school. Undergraduate tuition costs are normally around $4,464, but can vary widely depending on the type of school.
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