Florida contains 21 schools that offer psychiatry programs. University of Miami, the highest-ranking psychiatry school in FL, has a total student population of 15,629 and is the 69th highest ranked school in America.
Of the 21 psychiatry schools in Florida, only 11 have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Argosy University-Tampa comes out as the most expensive ($37,671/yr), with Indian River State College as the lowest recorded at only $2,138/yr.
Psychiatry students from Florida 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 Florida alone, there are 3,090 employed psychiatric aides earning an average yearly salary of $24,930. Psychiatrists in this state earn $169,980/yr and there are 720 employed.
Also, within the psychiatry schools in Florida, the average student population is 3,322 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 17 to 1. Aside from psychiatry, there are 7625 total degree (or certificate) programs in the state, with 2,875 people on average applying for a school. Undergraduate tuition costs are normally around $2,879, but can vary widely depending on the type of school.
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