Veterinary in Vermont

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Schools Offering Veterinary Medicine Programs in Vermont


Around 0.6% of Vermont's graduates graduate from veterinary medicine degree programs every year. That means an estimated 94 veterinarians graduate from Vermont's 2 veterinary schools each year.

Top Schools

The top-ranked school in Vermont that has a veterinary program is University of Vermont. University of Vermont, which was ranked 25th in the country in 2010, is located in Burlington. 71 students graduated with a degree in veterinary from University of Vermont in 2010. The tuition rate at University of Vermont was $14,066 per year.

The second-ranked school in Vermont with a veterinary program is Vermont Technical College, which is located in Randolph Center. In 2010, it was ranked 39th nationwide. 23 students graduated with degree in veterinary from Vermont Technical College in 2010. The tuition rate at Vermont Technical College was $11,005 per year.

Cost

Tuition at Vermont's veterinary schools ranges from $14,066 per year to $11,005 per year. But, the average tuition is $12,536 per year. In 2010, the following Vermont veterinary schools had the highest tuition rates:

  1. University of Vermont - located in Burlington, students are charged $14,066 per year
  2. Vermont Technical College - located in Randolph Center, students are charged $11,005 per year

The following Vermont veterinary schools had the lowest tuition rates:

  1. Vermont Technical College - located in Randolph Center, students are charged $11,005 per year
  2. University of Vermont - located in Burlington, students are charged $14,066 per year

A veterinary degree from a Vermont school... what next?

The highest percentage of veterinary graduates in Vermont pursue careers as a veterinarian. In 2010, there were 180 veterinarians working in Vermont. The Vermont counties with the largest populations of veterinarians are:

  1. Addison County - 140 veterinarians
  2. Caledonia County - 30 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 280 veterinarians working in the Vermont then.

Salary

On average, veterinarians earn $78,240 per year. But, salaries for veterinarians can vary. In 2010, veterinarians made as little as less than $50,410 per year or as much as more than $122,780 per year in Vermont. A veterinarian in the following Vermont counties makes the highest salaries on average:

  1. Caledonia County - $80,790 per year
  2. Addison County - $79,090 per year

A veterinarian in the following counties in Vermont make the lowest salaries on average:

  1. Addison County - $79,090 per year
  2. Caledonia County - $80,790 per year

More Information

Take a look at the graphs and charts below for additional Vermont statistics regarding a career in veterinary medicine and to compare salaries with a variety of 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 Vermont
  • Bachelor's Degree in Veterinary Medicine in Vermont
  • Master's Degree in Veterinary Medicine in Vermont
  • Doctoral Degree in Veterinary Medicine in Vermont

Want to study at your own time and pace?

Consider Online Schools as a great alternative flexible option to earn a degree!

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Distance School City State Rating Acceptance Rate Student Population
5,402 miles from location University of Vermont Burlington VT 75.2842 17% 13,391
5,365 miles from location Vermont Technical College Randolph Center VT 60.7548 52% 1,662
 

Curious what studying Veterinary gets you?

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

Rank Profession Employment Number Avg Salary Job Growth (past 5 yrs)
1
Veterinary Technologists and Technicians + 410 $30,740 32.3%
2
Nonfarm Animal Caretakers + 300 $22,420 7.1%
3
Veterinarians + 180 $78,240 -21.7%
4
Veterinary Assistants and Laboratory Animal Caretakers + 130 $23,950 -35.0%
 

Got your degree? Time to find a job!

Below are veterinary related jobs in Vermont