There are schools offering veterinary assistant programs in Arkansas!
Schools Offering Veterinary Assisting Programs in Arkansas
Arkansas State University-Beebe, the only accredited Veterinary Assistant school in Arkansas, is located in Beebe. It received a ranking of 82nd in the country in 2010. Approximately 13 students graduated from Veterinary Assistant programs at Arkansas State University-Beebe, in 2010.
Tuition at Arkansas State University-Beebe for students enrolled in Veterinary Assistant courses was $2,160 per year.
A Veterinary Assistant degree from an Arkansas school... what next?
Most people who graduate from Veterinary Assistant school in Arkansas go on to work as a veterinary assistant. The largest populations of Arkansas veterinary assistants are working in the following counties:
- Faulkner County - 220 veterinary assistants
- Benton County - 130 veterinary assistants
- Crawford County - 100 veterinary assistants
Arkansas veterinary assistants earn on average $20,900 per year. But, in 2010, some Arkansas veterinary assistants earned as little as less than $15,500 per year or as much as more than $32,530 per year. On average a veterinary assistant earns the most in the following Arkansas counties:
- Craighead County - $23,060 per year
- Benton County - $22,980 per year
- Baxter County - $22,920 per year
The Arkansas counties with the lowest average salary for veterinary assistants are:
- Arkansas County - $18,490 per year
- Cleburne County - $19,240 per year
- Faulkner County - $19,930 per year
The charts and graphs below have additional veterinary assisting statistics regarding a career in Veterinary Assistant. 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 Assisting in Arkansas
Curious what studying Veterinary Assistant gets you?
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|Rank||Profession||Employment Number||Avg Salary||Job Growth (past 5 yrs)|
|Veterinary Assistants and Laboratory Animal Caretakers||770||$20,900||1.3%|
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