Kansas contains three schools that offer pathology programs. Kansas State University, the highest-ranking pathology school in KS, has a total student population of 23,581 and is the 875th highest ranked school in America.
Of the 3 pathology schools in Kansas, all of them have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Kansas State University comes out as the most expensive ($13,354/yr), with Wichita State University as the lowest recorded at only $9,563/yr.
Pathology students from Kansas 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 Kansas alone, there are 70 employed therapists earning an average yearly salary of $49,080. Speechlanguage pathologists in this state earn $58,010/yr and there are 1,240 employed.
Also, within the pathology schools in Kansas, the average student population is 2,160 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 15 to 1. Aside from pathology, there are 2989 total degree (or certificate) programs in the state, with 1,167 people on average applying for a school. Undergraduate tuition costs are normally around $3,054, but can vary widely depending on the type of school.
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