Rhode Island contains one school that offers pharmacy programs. Lincoln Technical Institute has a total student population of 1,229 and is the 3518th highest ranked school in America.
Pharmacy students from Rhode Island 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 Rhode Island alone, there are 260 employed pharmacy aides earning an average yearly salary of $19,650. Pharmacists in this state earn $98,300/yr and there are 1,240 employed.
Also, within the pharmacy schools in Rhode Island, the average student population is 3,268 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 15 to 1. Aside from pharmacy, there are 763 total degree (or certificate) programs in the state, with 7,540 people on average applying for a school. Undergraduate tuition costs are normally around $4,892, but can vary widely depending on the type of school.
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