Alabama contains one school that offers veterinary technician programs. Jefferson State Community College has a total student population of 8,581 and is the 5832nd highest ranked school in America.
Veterinary Technician students from Alabama schools who go on to become veterinary technicians, veterinarians, veterinarian assistants, veterinary scientistss, etc. have a good chance at finding employment. For example, there are 79,200 people working as veterinary technologists and technicians alone in the US, and their average annual salary is $30,580. Also, Veterinarians make on average $90,110 per year and there are about 54,130 of them employed in the US today. In fact, in the Alabama alone, there are 800 employed veterinarians earning an average yearly salary of $75,810. Veterinary technologists and technicians in this state earn $25,810/yr and there are 850 employed.
Also, within the veterinary technician schools in Alabama, the average student population is 4,121 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 18 to 1. Aside from veterinary technician, there are 2845 total degree (or certificate) programs in the state, with 2,868 people on average applying for a school. Undergraduate tuition costs are normally around $3,989, but can vary widely depending on the type of school.
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