Kansas contains two schools that offer veterinary technician programs. Colby Community College, the highest-ranking veterinary technician school in KS, has a total student population of 1,565 and is the 2830th highest ranked school in America.
Of the 2 veterinary technician schools in Kansas, none have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Butler Community College comes out as the most expensive ($6,456/yr), with Colby Community College as the lowest recorded at only $6,131/yr.
Veterinary Technician students from Kansas 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 Kansas alone, there are 720 employed veterinarians earning an average yearly salary of $78,090. Veterinary technologists and technicians in this state earn $29,580/yr and there are 630 employed.
Also, within the veterinary technician schools in Kansas, the average student population is 2,160 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 15 to 1. Aside from veterinary technician, there are 2989 total degree (or certificate) programs in the state, with 1,167 people on average applying for a school. Undergraduate tuition costs are normally around $3,054, but can vary widely depending on the type of school.
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