Kansas contains seven schools that offer pharmacy programs. North Central Kansas Technical College, the highest-ranking pharmacy school in KS, has a total student population of 723 and is the 2056th highest ranked school in America.
Of the 7 pharmacy schools in Kansas, none have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Barton County Community College comes out as the most expensive ($9,108/yr), with Garden City Community College as the lowest recorded at only $5,218/yr.
Pharmacy students from Kansas 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 Kansas alone, there are 440 employed pharmacy aides earning an average yearly salary of $21,110. Pharmacists in this state earn $103,270/yr and there are 2,730 employed.
Also, within the pharmacy schools in Kansas, the average student population is 2,160 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 15 to 1. Aside from pharmacy, there are 2989 total degree (or certificate) programs in the state, with 1,167 people on average applying for a school. Undergraduate tuition costs are normally around $3,054, but can vary widely depending on the type of school.
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