New Hampshire contains two schools that offer animal care programs. University of New Hampshire-Main Campus, the highest-ranking animal care school in NH, has a total student population of 15,253 and is the 911th highest ranked school in America.
Of the 2 animal care schools in New Hampshire, only 1 has a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Great Bay Community College comes out as the most expensive ($17,980/yr), with University of New Hampshire-Main Campus as the lowest recorded at only $16,600/yr.
Animal Care students from New Hampshire 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. In fact, in the New Hampshire alone, there are 260 employed veterinary assistants and laboratory animal caretakers earning an average yearly salary of $23,640. Animal control workers in this state earn $27,710/yr and there are 90 employed.
Also, within the animal care schools in New Hampshire, the average student population is 1,667 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 12 to 1. Aside from animal care, there are 1118 total degree (or certificate) programs in the state, with 2,808 people on average applying for a school. Undergraduate tuition costs are normally around $7,614, but can vary widely depending on the type of school.
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