Kentucky contains one school that offers psychiatry programs. Northern Kentucky University has a total student population of 15,378 and is the 2941st highest ranked school in America.
Psychiatry students from Kentucky 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 Kentucky alone, there are 490 employed psychiatric aides earning an average yearly salary of $25,260. Psychiatrists in this state earn $178,470/yr and there are 190 employed.
Also, within the psychiatry schools in Kentucky, the average student population is 2,555 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 16 to 1. Aside from psychiatry, there are 2859 total degree (or certificate) programs in the state, with 2,477 people on average applying for a school. Undergraduate tuition costs are normally around $4,117, but can vary widely depending on the type of school.
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