North Dakota contains one school that offers medicine programs. University of North Dakota has a total student population of 13,172 and is the 1377th highest ranked school in America.
Medicine students from North Dakota schools who go on to become physicians, doctors, nurses, surgeons, etc. have a good chance at finding employment. For example, there are 274,160 people working as physicians and surgeons alone in the US, and their average annual salary is $173,860. Also, Anesthesiologists make on average $211,750 per year and there are about 37,450 of them employed in the US today. In fact, in the North Dakota alone, there are 40 employed anesthesiologists earning an average yearly salary of $206,240. Physicians and surgeons in this state earn $196,250/yr and there are 490 employed.
Also, within the medicine schools in North Dakota, the average student population is 1,960 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 13 to 1. Aside from medicine, there are 1090 total degree (or certificate) programs in the state, with 2,086 people on average applying for a school. Undergraduate tuition costs are normally around $5,018, but can vary widely depending on the type of school.
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