Arizona contains four schools that offer pathology programs. Northern Arizona University, the highest-ranking pathology school in AZ, has a total student population of 23,597 and is the 225th highest ranked school in America.
Of the 4 pathology schools in Arizona, only 3 have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, University of Arizona comes out as the most expensive ($11,728/yr), with Estrella Mountain Community College as the lowest recorded at only $7,811/yr.
Pathology students from Arizona schools who go on to become pathologists, homeopathologists, forensic pathologists, speech language pathologists, etc. have a good chance at finding employment. For example, there are 111,640 people working as speechlanguage pathologists alone in the US, and their average annual salary is $68,350. Also, Therapists make on average $54,400 per year and there are about 13,440 of them employed in the US today. In fact, in the Arizona alone, there are 130 employed therapists earning an average yearly salary of $45,640. Speechlanguage pathologists in this state earn $58,340/yr and there are 2,260 employed.
Also, within the pathology schools in Arizona, the average student population is 7,131 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 19 to 1. Aside from pathology, there are 3266 total degree (or certificate) programs in the state, with 2,667 people on average applying for a school. Undergraduate tuition costs are normally around $2,108, but can vary widely depending on the type of school.
Arizona Interesting Facts