Arizona contains six schools that offer psychiatry programs. Prescott College, the highest-ranking psychiatry school in AZ, has a total student population of 1,119 and is the 521st highest ranked school in America.
Of the 6 psychiatry schools in Arizona, only 2 have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Prescott College comes out as the most expensive ($25,284/yr), with Grand Canyon University as the lowest recorded at only $23,629/yr.
Psychiatry students from Arizona schools who go on to become psychiatric aides, psychiatrists, educational psychologists, psychiatristss, etc. have a good chance at finding employment. For example, there are 22,210 people working as psychiatrists alone in the US, and their average annual salary is $163,660. Also, Psychiatric aides make on average $27,430 per year and there are about 62,610 of them employed in the US today. In fact, in the Arizona alone, there are employed psychiatric aides earning an average yearly salary of $26,370. Psychiatrists in this state earn $179,860/yr and there are 260 employed.
Also, within the psychiatry schools in Arizona, the average student population is 7,131 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 19 to 1. Aside from psychiatry, there are 3266 total degree (or certificate) programs in the state, with 2,667 people on average applying for a school. Undergraduate tuition costs are normally around $2,108, but can vary widely depending on the type of school.
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