Maryland contains ten schools that offer psychiatry programs. Johns Hopkins University, the highest-ranking psychiatry school in MD, has a total student population of 20,383 and is the 19th highest ranked school in America.
Of the 10 psychiatry schools in Maryland, only 5 have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Johns Hopkins University comes out as the most expensive ($25,509/yr), with The Community College of Baltimore County as the lowest recorded at only $5,035/yr.
Psychiatry students from Maryland 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 Maryland alone, there are 1,390 employed psychiatric aides earning an average yearly salary of $29,490. Psychiatrists in this state earn $131,730/yr and there are 610 employed.
Also, within the psychiatry schools in Maryland, the average student population is 3,835 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 17 to 1. Aside from psychiatry, there are 2792 total degree (or certificate) programs in the state, with 3,442 people on average applying for a school. Undergraduate tuition costs are normally around $6,052, but can vary widely depending on the type of school.
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