Lees Summit, MO has one animal care school within a 100-mile radius of its city center. Metropolitan Community College-Maple Woods has a total student population of 4,880. It is the 5640th highest ranked school in the USA and the 162nd highest in the state of Missouri (#1 is Webster University).
Animal Care students from Lees Summit schools who go on to become animal care supervisors, veterinarians, animal trainers, animal behavioralists, etc. have a good chance at finding employment. For example, there are 15,320 people working as animal control workers alone in the US, and their average annual salary is $33,560. Also, Veterinary assistants and laboratory animal caretakers make on average $23,400 per year and there are about 71,350 of them employed in the US today.
After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Metropolitan Community College-Maple Woods ends up costing a student $2,865/yr.
|Name||State||Population||# of Schools||Avg School Rank||Total Programs||Distance from Lees Summit|
|Blue Springs||MO||57,147||1||22.3674||5||9.4 miles|
|Kansas City||MO||454,520||32||15.0915||547||16.7 miles|
|North Kansas City||MO||-||1||17.668||0||17.6 miles|
|Saint Joseph||MO||76,371||4||37.3685||160||62.9 miles|
|Fort Scott||KS||-||1||19.5238||38||76.5 miles|