New York contains seven schools that offer veterinary technician programs. Medaille College, the highest-ranking veterinary technician school in NY, has a total student population of 2,927 and is the 2541st highest ranked school in America.
Of the 7 veterinary technician schools in New York, only 3 have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Medaille College comes out as the most expensive ($16,964/yr), with Ulster County Community College as the lowest recorded at only $5,664/yr.
Veterinary Technician students from New York 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 New York alone, there are 2,800 employed veterinarians earning an average yearly salary of $97,890. Veterinary technologists and technicians in this state earn $36,250/yr and there are 4,050 employed.
Also, within the veterinary technician schools in New York, the average student population is 2,856 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 16 to 1. Aside from veterinary technician, there are 10195 total degree (or certificate) programs in the state, with 3,318 people on average applying for a school. Undergraduate tuition costs are normally around $4,933, but can vary widely depending on the type of school.
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