Veterinary Assistant in Wisconsin

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Schools Offering Veterinary Assisting Programs in Wisconsin


Each year, approximately 0.0% of Wisconsin graduates receive degrees in veterinary assisting. That means an estimated 73 veterinary assistants graduate from Wisconsin's 8 veterinary assistant schools each year.

Top Schools

Moraine Park Technical College, which was ranked 78th nationwide in 2010, is the top-ranked school in Wisconsin that has a veterinary assistant program. It is located in Fond Du Lac. In 2010, Moraine Park Technical College graduated 4 students from its veterinary assistant program. The tuition rate at Moraine Park Technical College was $3,503 per year.

Madison Area Technical College, which was ranked 85th nationwide in 2010, is the second-ranked school in Wisconsin that has a veterinary assistant program. It is located in Madison. 61 students graduated with degree in veterinary assistant from Madison Area Technical College in 2010. Students at Madison Area Technical College paid $3,433 per year in tuition fees.

Globe University-Eau Claire, which is located in East Lansing, is the third-largest veterinary assistant school in Wisconsin. The tuition rate at Globe University-Eau Claire was 15660 per year.

Cost

Tuition at Wisconsin's veterinary assistant schools ranges from $15,660 per year to $3,433 per year. But, the average tuition is $7,532 per year. In 2010, the veterinary assistant schools that charged the highest tuition rates in Wisconsin were:

  1. Globe University-Eau Claire - located in Eau Claire, students are charged $15,660 per year
  2. Moraine Park Technical College - located in Fond Du Lac, students are charged $3,503 per year
  3. Madison Area Technical College - located in Madison, students are charged $3,433 per year

The lowest tuition rates at Wisconsin veterinary assistant schools were charged at the following schools:

  1. Madison Area Technical College - located in Madison, students are charged $3,433 per year
  2. Moraine Park Technical College - located in Fond Du Lac, students are charged $3,503 per year
  3. Globe University-Eau Claire - located in Eau Claire, students are charged $15,660 per year

A veterinary assistant degree from a Wisconsin school... what next?

Most people who graduate from veterinary assistant school in Wisconsin go on to work as a veterinary assistant. Wisconsin had 1,470 veterinary assistants in 2010. In Wisconsin, the largest numbers of veterinary assistants work in the following counties:

  1. Milwaukee County - 340 veterinary assistants
  2. Dodge County - 180 veterinary assistants
  3. Columbia County - 150 veterinary assistants

Projected Growth

The government projects that the number of veterinary assistants in Wisconsin will shrink by 0%. By 2018, there will be an estimated 1,660 veterinary assistants working in Wisconsin.

Salary

On average, veterinary assistants earn $22,230 per year. However, Wisconsin veterinary assistants earned anywhere in the range from as less than $15,360 per year to more than $35,300 per year in 2010. On average a veterinary assistant earns the most in the following Wisconsin counties:

  1. Columbia County - $26,600 per year
  2. Racine County - $26,520 per year
  3. Rock County - $23,710 per year

The Wisconsin counties with the lowest average salary for veterinary assistants are:

  1. Adams County - $17,510 per year
  2. Winnebago County - $20,910 per year
  3. Dodge County - $20,950 per year

More Information

Take a look at the graphs and charts below for additional Wisconsin statistics regarding a career in veterinary assisting 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 Assisting in Wisconsin

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Distance School City State Rating Acceptance Rate Student Population
6,284 miles from location Globe University Onalaska WI n/a n/a n/a
6,126 miles from location Globe University Green Bay WI n/a n/a n/a
0 miles from location Globe University_Madison West Middleton WI n/a n/a n/a
0 miles from location Globe University_Wausau Rothschild WI n/a n/a n/a
6,189 miles from location Globe University-Madison East Madison WI n/a n/a n/a
6,191 miles from location Madison Area Technical College Madison WI 15.0205 n/a 16,610
6,146 miles from location Moraine Park Technical College Fond Du Lac WI 21.5343 n/a 8,466
6,295 miles from location Globe University-Eau Claire Eau Claire WI n/a n/a 675
 

Curious what studying Veterinary Assistant gets you?

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Rank Profession Employment Number Avg Salary Job Growth (past 5 yrs)
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Veterinary Assistants and Laboratory Animal Caretakers + 1,470 $22,230 26.7%
 

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