Hawaii contains seven schools that offer psychiatry programs. Santa Rosa Junior College, the highest-ranking psychiatry school in HI, has a total student population of 25,877 and is the 4107th highest ranked school in America.
Of the 7 psychiatry schools in Hawaii, only 4 have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Cuesta College comes out as the most expensive ($10,234/yr), with Napa Valley College as the lowest recorded at only $6,346/yr.
Psychiatry students from Hawaii 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 Hawaii alone, there are 450 employed psychiatric aides earning an average yearly salary of $31,700. Psychiatrists in this state earn $149,640/yr and there are 160 employed.
Also, within the psychiatry schools in Hawaii, the average student population is 3,134 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 17 to 1. Aside from psychiatry, 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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