With an overall population of 56,255 and a student population of 24,647, approximately 11,598 of Pensacola students attend one of Pensacola's schools that offer veterinary programs.
The largest veterinary school in Pensacola, by student population, is Pensacola State College. In 2010, Pensacola State College graduated approximately 6 students with credentials in veterinary.
In 2010, 6 students graduated with a veterinary degree from one of Pensacola's veterinary schools. In 2009 tuition at veterinary schools in Pensacola was $2,018 per year, on average.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $1,100 for veterinary related books and supplies each year.
Many veterinary graduates choose to work as veterinarians after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Pensacola, your job prospects are good. There were 11,650 veterinarians working in Florida and 150 working in the greater Pensacola area in 2010. By the year 2018, the number of veterinarians is expected to increase by 13% in Pensacola. This anticipated change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for veterinarians.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a veterinarian in Pensacola is $19,650 per year. This is higher than the state-wide average salary for veterinarians.