District Of Columbia contains six schools that offer veterinary technician programs. Wilson College, the highest-ranking veterinary technician school in DC, has a total student population of 840 and is the 548th highest ranked school in America.
Of the 6 veterinary technician schools in District Of Columbia, only 2 have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Lancaster County Career and Technology Center comes out as the most expensive ($23,472/yr), with The Community College of Baltimore County as the lowest recorded at only $5,035/yr.
Veterinary Technician students from District Of Columbia 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 District Of Columbia alone, there are 50 employed veterinarians earning an average yearly salary of $92,150. Veterinary technologists and technicians in this state earn $36,160/yr and there are 40 employed.
Also, within the veterinary technician schools in District Of Columbia, the average student population is 6,076 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 16 to 1. Aside from veterinary technician, there are 1138 total degree (or certificate) programs in the state, with 7,715 people on average applying for a school. Undergraduate tuition costs are normally around $0, but can vary widely depending on the type of school.