New York contains two schools that offer wildlife management programs. Paul Smiths College of Arts and Science, the highest-ranking wildlife management school in NY, has a total student population of 915 and is the 571st highest ranked school in America.
Of the 2 wildlife management schools in New York, none have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Paul Smiths College of Arts and Science comes out as the most expensive ($24,954/yr), with SUNY College of Environmental Science and Forestry as the lowest recorded at only $13,765/yr.
Wildlife Management students from New York schools who go on to become wildlife managers, foresters, fish and wildlife biologists, area foresters, etc. have a good chance at finding employment. For example, there are 7,530 people working as fish and game wardens alone in the US, and their average annual salary is $54,950. Also, Zoologists and wildlife biologists make on average $60,670 per year and there are about 17,460 of them employed in the US today.
Also, within the wildlife management schools in New York, the average student population is 2,856 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 16 to 1. Aside from wildlife management, 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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