Fort Walton Beach has a total population of 19,973 and a student population of 329. Of these students, 329 are enrolled in schools that offer veterinary programs.
Fort Walton Beach's largest veterinary school is CHOICE High School and Technical Center. In 2010, CHOICE High School and Technical Center graduated approximately 1 students from its veterinary program.
In 2010, 1 students graduated with a veterinary certificate from one of Fort Walton Beach's veterinary schools.
Many veterinary graduates choose to work as veterinarians after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Fort Walton Beach, your job prospects are good. In 2010, 1 out of every 87 veterinarians in Florida were working in the greater Fort Walton Beach area. Fort Walton Beach's veterinarian workforce is projected to increase by 24% by the year 2018. This projected change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for veterinarians.
As a veterinarian in Fort Walton Beach, you can expect to make an average salary of $24,640 per year. This is higher than the average salary for veterinarians in the state.