Connecticut contains one school that offers pharmacy programs. Briarwood College has a total student population of 779 and is the 5014th highest ranked school in America.
Pharmacy students from Connecticut schools who go on to become pharmacists, pharmacy technicians, pharmacy professionals, pharmacist in charges, etc. have a good chance at finding employment. For example, there are 267,860 people working as pharmacists alone in the US, and their average annual salary is $106,630. Also, Pharmacy aides make on average $22,330 per year and there are about 52,230 of them employed in the US today. In fact, in the Connecticut alone, there are 740 employed pharmacy aides earning an average yearly salary of $24,170. Pharmacists in this state earn $111,360/yr and there are 2,670 employed.
Also, within the pharmacy schools in Connecticut, the average student population is 1,939 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 14 to 1. Aside from pharmacy, there are 2145 total degree (or certificate) programs in the state, with 3,319 people on average applying for a school. Undergraduate tuition costs are normally around $4,907, but can vary widely depending on the type of school.
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