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Veterinary in Alaska

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Schools Offering Veterinary Medicine Programs in Alaska

Around 0.0% of Alaska's graduates, graduate from Veterinary degree programs every year.

The only accredited Veterinary school in Alaska is University of Alaska Fairbanks, which is located in Fairbanks. In 2010, University of Alaska Fairbanks was ranked 41st nationwide. In 2010, 0 students graduated from University of Alaska Fairbanks's Veterinary programs.


University of Alaska Fairbanks charged in-state students taking Veterinary courses, $5,358 in tuition fees per year.

A Veterinary degree from an Alaska school... what next?

The highest percentage of Veterinary graduates in Alaska pursue careers as a veterinarian. Alaska had 120 veterinarians in 2010. In Alaska, the largest numbers of veterinarians work in the following counties:

  1. Anchorage County - 90 veterinarians

Projected Growth

The US Bureau of Labor Statistics predicts by 2018, an estimated 130 veterinarians will be working in Alaska state. This would require the number of veterinarians to shrink by 0%.


A veterinarian in Alaska makes an average of $87,460 per year. However, Alaska veterinarians earned anywhere in the range from as less than $69,050 per year to more than $128,950 per year in 2010. On average a veterinarian earns the most in the following Alaska counties:

  1. Anchorage County - $91,970 per year

On average veterinarians earns the least in the following Alaska counties:

  1. Anchorage County - $91,970 per year

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

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Rank Profession Employment Number Avg Salary Job Growth (past 5 yrs)
Nonfarm Animal Caretakers 300 $29,150 87.5%
Veterinary Technologists and Technicians 200 $35,810 81.8%
Veterinary Assistants and Laboratory Animal Caretakers 170 $26,410 112.5%
Veterinarians 120 $87,460 9.1%

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