With an overall population of 16,412 and a student population of 17,853, approximately 17,853 of Cocoa students attend one of Cocoa's schools that offer veterinary programs.
Of the 1 veterinary schools in Cocoa, the largest veterinary school, by student population, is Brevard Community College. In 2010, approximately 11 students graduated from the Veterinary program at Brevard Community College.
In 2010, 11 students graduated with a veterinary degree from one of Cocoa's veterinary schools. If you decide to attend a veterinary school in Cocoa, you can expect to pay an average yearly tuition of $2,148.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $1,200 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a veterinary program in Cocoa.
If you decide to work as a veterinarian in Cocoa, your job prospects are good. In 2010, of the 11,650 veterinarians in Florida, 220 were working in the greater Cocoa area. The number of veterinarians in Cocoa is expected to increase by 13% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for veterinarians.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a veterinarian in Cocoa is $20,710 per year, which is higher than the average for veterinarians state-wide.