Connecticut contains three schools that offer pathology programs. Quinnipiac University, the highest-ranking pathology school in CT, has a total student population of 7,758 and is the 193rd highest ranked school in America.
Of the 3 pathology schools in Connecticut, only 1 has a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Quinnipiac University comes out as the most expensive ($30,491/yr), with Southern Connecticut State University as the lowest recorded at only $10,305/yr.
Pathology students from Connecticut 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 Connecticut alone, there are 100 employed therapists earning an average yearly salary of $66,570. Speechlanguage pathologists in this state earn $77,320/yr and there are 1,410 employed.
Also, within the pathology schools in Connecticut, the average student population is 1,939 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 14 to 1. Aside from pathology, there are 2145 total degree (or certificate) programs in the state, with 3,319 people on average applying for a school. Undergraduate tuition costs are normally around $4,907, but can vary widely depending on the type of school.
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