District Of Columbia contains eight schools that offer veterinary programs. Wilson College, the highest-ranking veterinary school in DC, has a total student population of 840 and is the 548th highest ranked school in America.
Of the 8 veterinary schools in District Of Columbia, only 3 have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Lancaster County Career and Technology Center comes out as the most expensive ($23,472/yr), with The Community College of Baltimore County as the lowest recorded at only $5,035/yr.
Veterinary students from District Of Columbia schools who go on to become veterinarians, animal trainers, dog trainers, veterinary technicians, etc. have a good chance at finding employment. For example, there are 54,130 people working as veterinarians alone in the US, and their average annual salary is $90,110. Also, Veterinary assistants and laboratory animal caretakers make on average $23,400 per year and there are about 71,350 of them employed in the US today. In fact, in the District Of Columbia alone, there are 90 employed veterinary assistants and laboratory animal caretakers earning an average yearly salary of $38,710. Veterinarians in this state earn $92,150/yr and there are 50 employed.
Also, within the veterinary schools in District Of Columbia, the average student population is 6,076 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 16 to 1. Aside from veterinary, there are 1138 total degree (or certificate) programs in the state, with 7,715 people on average applying for a school. Undergraduate tuition costs are normally around $0, but can vary widely depending on the type of school.