Wyoming contains two schools that offer gerontology programs. Sheridan College, the highest-ranking gerontology school in WY, has a total student population of 3,899 and is the 4442nd highest ranked school in America.
Of the 2 gerontology schools in Wyoming, none have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Laramie County Community College comes out as the most expensive ($5,768/yr), with Sheridan College as the lowest recorded at only $4,468/yr.
Gerontology students from Wyoming 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 Wyoming alone, there are 110 employed rehabilitation counselors earning an average yearly salary of $36,610. Life, physical, and social science employees in this state earn $49,350/yr and there are 4,860 employed.
Also, within the gerontology schools in Wyoming, the average student population is 3,094 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 15 to 1. Aside from gerontology, there are 791 total degree (or certificate) programs in the state, with 3,589 people on average applying for a school. Undergraduate tuition costs are normally around $2,319, but can vary widely depending on the type of school.