New Hampshire contains four schools that offer dog training programs. University of New Hampshire at Manchester, the highest-ranking dog training school in NH, has a total student population of 1,050 and is the 541st highest ranked school in America.
Of the 4 dog training schools in New Hampshire, only 1 has a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Colby-Sawyer College comes out as the most expensive ($23,234/yr), with University of New Hampshire at Manchester as the lowest recorded at only $10,334/yr.
Dog Training students from New Hampshire 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. 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 trainers in this state earn $33,220/yr and there are 40 employed.
Also, within the dog training schools in New Hampshire, the average student population is 1,667 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 12 to 1. Aside from dog training, 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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