There are schools offering veterinary technician programs in Mississippi!
Schools Offering Veterinary Technology Programs in Mississippi
Hinds Community College, the only accredited Veterinary Technician school in Mississippi, is located in Raymond. It received a ranking of 81st in the country in 2010. Approximately 21 students graduated from Veterinary Technician programs at Hinds Community College, in 2010.
Hinds Community College charged in-state students taking Veterinary Technician courses, $2,060 in tuition fees per year.
A Veterinary Technician degree from a Mississippi school... what next?
Most people who graduate from Veterinary Technician school in Mississippi go on to work as a veterinary technician. The largest populations of Mississippi veterinary technicians are working in the following counties:
- Copiah County - 150 veterinary technicians
- Alcorn County - 150 veterinary technicians
- Adams County - 50 veterinary technicians
A veterinary technician in Mississippi earns $25,120 per year on average. However, Mississippi veterinary technicians earned anywhere in the range from as less than $15,820 per year to more than $36,830 per year in 2010. On average a veterinary technician earns the most in the following Mississippi counties:
- Copiah County - $28,040 per year
- Alcorn County - $25,410 per year
- Clarke County - $24,790 per year
The following counties in Mississippi have the lowest average salaries for A veterinary technician:
- Forrest County - $21,200 per year
- Hancock County - $21,270 per year
- George County - $22,290 per year
The charts and graphs below have additional veterinary technology statistics regarding a career in Veterinary Technician. Take a look and compare salaries with various related fields such as veterinary or biology.
Here are the different levels of study available for you to explore.
- Associate's Degree in Veterinary Technology in Mississippi
Curious what studying Veterinary Technician gets you?
Check out the different options and how they're looking in Mississippi
|Rank||Profession||Employment Number||Avg Salary||Job Growth (past 5 yrs)|
|Veterinary Technologists and Technicians||610||$25,120||74.3%|
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