Beebe has a general population of 4,930 and an overall student population of 4,491. Approximately 4,491 of Beebe's students are enrolled in schools that offer veterinary programs.
The largest veterinary school in Beebe, by student population, is Arkansas State University-Beebe. In 2010, Arkansas State University-Beebe graduated approximately 13 students with credentials in veterinary.
In 2010, 13 students graduated with a veterinary degree from one of Beebe's veterinary schools. Tuition in 2009 at Beebe's veterinary schools was $10,643 per year for instate students and $11,987 per year for out of state students.
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 Beebe. And if you live on campus at one of the Beebe-based veterinary schools, you will have an added expense of $3,150 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $7,499.
Many veterinary graduates choose to work as veterinarians after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Beebe, your job prospects are average. There were 1,620 veterinarians working in Arkansas and 70 working in the greater Beebe area in 2010. The number of veterinarians in Beebe is expected to increase by 10% by the year 2018. This projected change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for veterinarians.
As a veterinarian in Beebe, you can expect to make an average salary of $17,590 per year. This is lower than the average salary for veterinarians in the state.