Wisconsin contains three schools that offer pathology programs. University of Wisconsin-Madison, the highest-ranking pathology school in WI, has a total student population of 41,654 and is the 23rd highest ranked school in America.
Of the 3 pathology schools in Wisconsin, all of them have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Marquette University comes out as the most expensive ($24,839/yr), with University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee as the lowest recorded at only $10,693/yr.
Pathology students from Wisconsin 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 Wisconsin alone, there are 740 employed therapists earning an average yearly salary of $58,500. Speechlanguage pathologists in this state earn $60,160/yr and there are 2,410 employed.
Also, within the pathology schools in Wisconsin, the average student population is 3,620 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 15 to 1. Aside from pathology, there are 4047 total degree (or certificate) programs in the state, with 2,987 people on average applying for a school. Undergraduate tuition costs are normally around $4,857, but can vary widely depending on the type of school.
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