With an overall population of 3,939 and a student population of 138, approximately 138 of Madisonville students attend one of Madisonville's schools that offer veterinary programs.
Of the 1 veterinary schools in Madisonville, the largest veterinary school, by student population, is Hiwassee College. In 2010, Hiwassee College graduated approximately 0 students with credentials in veterinary.
In 2009 tuition at veterinary schools in Madisonville was $13,430 per year, on average.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $1,000 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a veterinary program in Madisonville. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $6,900 per year, on average, for room and board at Madisonville-based veterinary schools. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $17,930.
Many veterinary graduates choose to work as veterinarians after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Madisonville, your job prospects are good. In 2010, 1 out of every 15 veterinarians in Tennessee were working in the greater Madisonville area. Madisonville's veterinarian workforce is projected to increase by 17% by the year 2018. This projected change is the same as the projected nationwide trend for veterinarians.
As a veterinarian in Madisonville, you can expect to make an average salary of $19,900 per year. This is higher than the average salary for veterinarians in the state.