Maryland contains four schools that offer pathology programs. Johns Hopkins University, the highest-ranking pathology school in MD, has a total student population of 20,383 and is the 19th highest ranked school in America.
Of the 4 pathology schools in Maryland, only 2 have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Loyola College in Maryland comes out as the most expensive ($26,122/yr), with Towson University as the lowest recorded at only $12,044/yr.
Pathology students from Maryland 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 Maryland alone, there are 190 employed therapists earning an average yearly salary of $46,220. Speechlanguage pathologists in this state earn $80,860/yr and there are 2,520 employed.
Also, within the pathology schools in Maryland, the average student population is 3,835 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 17 to 1. Aside from pathology, there are 2792 total degree (or certificate) programs in the state, with 3,442 people on average applying for a school. Undergraduate tuition costs are normally around $6,052, but can vary widely depending on the type of school.
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