With an overall population of 362,470 and a student population of 150,768, approximately 59,120 of Miami students attend one of Miami's schools that offer veterinary programs.
Miami Dade College is the largest veterinary school in Miami, based on student population. In 2010, approximately 12 students graduated from the Veterinary program at Miami Dade College.
In 2010, 12 students graduated with a veterinary degree in Miami. If you decide to attend a veterinary school in Miami, you can expect to pay an average yearly tuition of $2,586.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $1,800 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a veterinary program in Miami.
If you plan on staying in Miami after graduating from veterinary school, you should know that job prospects for veterinarians in Miami, which is the most popular veterinary profession, are good. In 2010, 1 out of every 9 veterinarians in Florida were working in the greater Miami area. By the year 2018, the number of veterinarians is expected to increase by 13% in Miami. This anticipated change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for veterinarians.
As a veterinarian in Miami, you can expect to make an average salary of $23,970 per year. This is higher than the average salary for veterinarians in the state.