Delaware contains one school that offers veterinary technician programs. Delaware Technical and Community College-Owens has a total student population of 4,787 and is the 5384th highest ranked school in America.
Veterinary Technician students from Delaware 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 Delaware alone, there are 170 employed veterinarians earning an average yearly salary of $99,290. Veterinary technologists and technicians in this state earn $31,250/yr and there are 220 employed.
Also, within the veterinary technician schools in Delaware, the average student population is 2,228 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 16 to 1. Aside from veterinary technician, there are 540 total degree (or certificate) programs in the state, with 2,476 people on average applying for a school. Undergraduate tuition costs are normally around $3,732, but can vary widely depending on the type of school.
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