With an overall population of 49,322 and a student population of 22,012, approximately 21,950 of Corvallis students attend one of Corvallis's schools that offer veterinary programs.
Oregon State University is the largest veterinary school in Corvallis, based on student population. In 2010, Oregon State University graduated approximately 70 students with credentials in veterinary.
In 2010, 118 students graduated with a veterinary degree in Corvallis. Tuition in 2009 at Corvallis's veterinary schools was $19,133 per year for instate students and $32,057 per year for out of state students.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $1,603 for veterinary related books and supplies each year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $8,352 per year, on average, for room and board at Corvallis-based veterinary schools. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $10,781.
If you plan on staying in Corvallis after graduating from veterinary school, you should know that job prospects for veterinarians in Corvallis, which is the most popular veterinary profession, are good. In 2010, of the 1,930 veterinarians in Oregon, 50 were working in the greater Corvallis area. By the year 2018, the number of veterinarians is expected to increase by 12% in Corvallis. This anticipated change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for veterinarians.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a veterinarian in Corvallis is $20,390 per year. This is lower than the state-wide average salary for veterinarians.