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Schools Offering Veterinary Medicine Programs in Idaho


Each year, approximately 0.2% of Idaho graduates receive degrees in veterinary medicine. Thus, Idaho's 7 veterinary schools put out approximately 89 veterinarians each year.

Top Schools

The top-ranked school in Idaho with a veterinary program is University of Idaho, which is located in Moscow. In 2010, it was ranked 34th nationwide. 28 students graduated with a degree in veterinary from University of Idaho in 2010. The tuition rate at University of Idaho was $5,402 per year.

The second-ranked school in Idaho with a veterinary program is Boise State University, which is located in Boise. In 2010, it was ranked 42nd nationwide. 2 students graduated with degree in veterinary from Boise State University in 2010. Students at Boise State University paid $5,300 per year in tuition fees.

The third-ranked school in Idaho with a veterinary program is Brigham Young University-Idaho, which is located in Rexburg. In 2010, it was ranked 68th nationwide. 22 students graduated with degree in veterinary from Brigham Young University-Idaho in 2010. The tuition rate at Brigham Young University-Idaho was $3,660 per year.

Cost

Tuition at Idaho's veterinary schools ranges from $9,001 per year to $2,520 per year. But, the average tuition is $4,851 per year. The highest tuition rates in 2010 at Idaho veterinary schools were charged at the following schools:

  1. Brown Mackie College-Boise - located in Boise, students are charged $9,001 per year
  2. Idaho State University - located in Pocatello, students are charged $5,416 per year
  3. University of Idaho - located in Moscow, students are charged $5,402 per year

The following Idaho veterinary schools had the lowest tuition rates:

  1. College of Southern Idaho - located in Twin Falls, students are charged $2,520 per year
  2. North Idaho College - located in Coeur D Alene, students are charged $2,658 per year
  3. Brigham Young University-Idaho - located in Rexburg, students are charged $3,660 per year

A veterinary degree from an Idaho school... what next?

Most people who graduate from veterinary school in Idaho go on to work as a veterinarian. If you decide to work as a veterinarian in Idaho, you will be joining the ranks of approximately 420 Idaho veterinarians as of 2010. The Idaho counties with the largest populations of veterinarians are:

  1. Ada County - 180 veterinarians
  2. Blaine County - 80 veterinarians
  3. Benewah County - 50 veterinarians

Projected Growth

According the US Bureau of Labor Statistics the number of veterinarians is expected to grow by 32% by 2018. There are projected to be 640 veterinarians working in the Idaho then.

Salary

On average, veterinarians earn $69,740 per year. In 2010, however, some Idaho veterinarians earned as little as less than $26,030 per year or as much as more than $104,680 per year. On average a veterinarian earns the most in the following Idaho counties:

  1. Ada County - $81,220 per year
  2. Kootenai County - $72,210 per year
  3. Benewah County - $69,990 per year

The Idaho counties with the lowest average salary for veterinarians are:

  1. Blaine County - $54,130 per year
  2. Benewah County - $69,990 per year
  3. Kootenai County - $72,210 per year

More Information

The charts and graphs below have additional Idaho statistics regarding a career in veterinary medicine. Take a look and compare salaries with various related fields such as veterinary or dog training.

Here are the different levels of study available for you to explore.

  • Associate's Degree in Veterinary Medicine in Idaho
  • Bachelor's Degree in Veterinary Medicine in Idaho
  • Master's Degree in Veterinary Medicine in Idaho
  • Doctoral Degree in Veterinary Medicine in Idaho
  • Certificate in Veterinary Medicine in Idaho

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Distance School City State Rating Acceptance Rate Student Population
7,515 miles from location Boise State University Boise ID 58.2803 61% 18,933
7,299 miles from location Brigham Young University-Idaho Rexburg ID 31.5019 59% 14,944
7,349 miles from location Idaho State University Pocatello ID 21.8189 n/a 13,493
7,480 miles from location University of Idaho Moscow ID 66.4145 44% 11,957
7,453 miles from location College of Southern Idaho Twin Falls ID 15.7658 n/a 8,133
7,447 miles from location North Idaho College Coeur D Alene ID 16.995 n/a 5,659
7,519 miles from location Brown Mackie College-Boise Boise ID n/a n/a 511
 

Curious what studying Veterinary gets you?

Check out the different options and how they're looking in Idaho

Rank Profession Employment Number Avg Salary Job Growth (past 5 yrs)
1
Nonfarm Animal Caretakers + 620 $21,070
2
Veterinary Technologists and Technicians + 450 $25,900 32.4%
3
Veterinarians + 420 $69,740 10.5%
4
Veterinary Assistants and Laboratory Animal Caretakers + 370 $21,020 -11.9%
 

Got your degree? Time to find a job!

Below are veterinary related jobs in Idaho