Hawaii contains two schools that offer pharmacy programs. University of Hawaii at Hilo, the highest-ranking pharmacy school in HI, has a total student population of 3,974 and is the 584th highest ranked school in America.
Of the 2 pharmacy schools in Hawaii, none have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Heald College-Honolulu comes out as the most expensive ($14,988/yr), with University of Hawaii at Hilo as the lowest recorded at only $8,281/yr.
Pharmacy students from Hawaii 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 Hawaii alone, there are 210 employed pharmacy aides earning an average yearly salary of $23,020. Pharmacists in this state earn $106,230/yr and there are 920 employed.
Also, within the pharmacy schools in Hawaii, the average student population is 3,134 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 17 to 1. Aside from pharmacy, there are 704 total degree (or certificate) programs in the state, with 1,845 people on average applying for a school. Undergraduate tuition costs are normally around $3,000, but can vary widely depending on the type of school.
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