Virginia contains six schools that offer pharmacy technician programs. Miller-Motte Technical College, the highest-ranking pharmacy technician school in VA, has a total student population of 468 and is the 3045th highest ranked school in America.
Of the 6 pharmacy technician schools in Virginia, none have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Heritage Institute comes out as the most expensive ($25,298/yr), with Miller-Motte Technical College as the lowest recorded at only $10,824/yr.
Pharmacy Technician students from Virginia schools who go on to become pharmacy technicians, pharmacists, pharmacologists, pharmacy professionals, etc. have a good chance at finding employment. For example, there are 331,890 people working as pharmacy technicians alone in the US, and their average annual salary is $28,940.
Also, within the pharmacy technician schools in Virginia, the average student population is 3,287 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 16 to 1. Aside from pharmacy technician, there are 3782 total degree (or certificate) programs in the state, with 2,568 people on average applying for a school. Undergraduate tuition costs are normally around $4,181, but can vary widely depending on the type of school.
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