Jackson, MS (population: 171,210) has one dog training school within its city limits. University of Mississippi Medical Center has a total student population of 2,412. It is the 6024th highest ranked school in the USA and the 55th highest in the state of Mississippi (#1 is Creations College of Cosmetology).
Dog Training students from Jackson schools who go on to become dog trainers, dog control officers, guide dog instructors, guide dog trainers, 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, 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.
Jackson lies in Hinds county, which is one of the 35 counties in Mississippi. Overall, the Jackson area has 245,940 total employed workers according to the US Bureau of Labor Statistics, with a 1.8% unemployment rate, $17.60/hr average worker wage, and a $36,600 average annual salary.
After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, University of Mississippi Medical Center ends up costing a student $/yr.