Vermont contains one school that offers gerontology programs. Bennington College has a total student population of 808 and is the 2289th highest ranked school in America.
Gerontology students from Vermont schools who go on to become gerontologists, physicians, clinical dietitians, medical staff physicians, etc. have a good chance at finding employment. For example, there are 1,308,380 people working as life, physical, and social science employees alone in the US, and their average annual salary is $65,660. Also, Rehabilitation counselors make on average $34,710 per year and there are about 112,690 of them employed in the US today. In fact, in the Vermont alone, there are 630 employed rehabilitation counselors earning an average yearly salary of $36,710. Life, physical, and social science employees in this state earn $60,110/yr and there are 3,700 employed.
Also, within the gerontology schools in Vermont, the average student population is 1,663 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 10 to 1. Aside from gerontology, there are 923 total degree (or certificate) programs in the state, with 2,687 people on average applying for a school. Undergraduate tuition costs are normally around $9,245, but can vary widely depending on the type of school.
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