Indiana contains six schools that offer veterinary technician programs. Purdue University-Main Campus, the highest-ranking veterinary technician school in IN, has a total student population of 41,052 and is the 81st highest ranked school in America.
Of the 6 veterinary technician schools in Indiana, only 1 has a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, International Business College-Indianapolis comes out as the most expensive ($21,502/yr), with Purdue University-Main Campus as the lowest recorded at only $10,620/yr.
Veterinary Technician students from Indiana 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 Indiana alone, there are 1,050 employed veterinarians earning an average yearly salary of $90,430. Veterinary technologists and technicians in this state earn $29,980/yr and there are 970 employed.
Also, within the veterinary technician schools in Indiana, the average student population is 3,200 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 16 to 1. Aside from veterinary technician, there are 4523 total degree (or certificate) programs in the state, with 2,471 people on average applying for a school. Undergraduate tuition costs are normally around $4,867, but can vary widely depending on the type of school.
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