Minnesota contains two schools that offer pathology programs. University of Minnesota-Twin Cities, the highest-ranking pathology school in MN, has a total student population of 51,659 and is the 31st highest ranked school in America.
Of the 2 pathology schools in Minnesota, only 1 has a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, University of Minnesota-Twin Cities comes out as the most expensive ($14,061/yr), with Minnesota State University-Moorhead as the lowest recorded at only $11,824/yr.
Pathology students from Minnesota 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 Minnesota alone, there are 180 employed therapists earning an average yearly salary of $57,740. Speechlanguage pathologists in this state earn $59,890/yr and there are 2,270 employed.
Also, within the pathology schools in Minnesota, the average student population is 3,459 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 18 to 1. Aside from pathology, there are 5327 total degree (or certificate) programs in the state, with 2,013 people on average applying for a school. Undergraduate tuition costs are normally around $6,006, but can vary widely depending on the type of school.
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