North Dakota contains one school that offers veterinary programs. North Dakota State University-Main Campus has a total student population of 14,189 and is the 1427th highest ranked school in America.
Veterinary students from North Dakota 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 North Dakota alone, there are 160 employed veterinary assistants and laboratory animal caretakers earning an average yearly salary of $21,620. Veterinarians in this state earn $69,090/yr and there are 170 employed.
Also, within the veterinary schools in North Dakota, the average student population is 1,960 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 13 to 1. Aside from veterinary, there are 1090 total degree (or certificate) programs in the state, with 2,086 people on average applying for a school. Undergraduate tuition costs are normally around $5,018, but can vary widely depending on the type of school.
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