Maryland contains one school that offers veterinary technician programs. The Community College of Baltimore County has a total student population of 23,584 and is the 5364th highest ranked school in America.
Veterinary Technician students from Maryland 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 Maryland alone, there are 1,210 employed veterinarians earning an average yearly salary of $95,710. Veterinary technologists and technicians in this state earn $31,250/yr and there are 1,600 employed.
Also, within the veterinary technician schools in Maryland, the average student population is 3,835 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 17 to 1. Aside from veterinary technician, there are 2792 total degree (or certificate) programs in the state, with 3,442 people on average applying for a school. Undergraduate tuition costs are normally around $6,052, but can vary widely depending on the type of school.
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