Moscow has a general population of 21,291 and an overall student population of 12,175. Approximately 11,957 of Moscow's students are enrolled in schools that offer veterinary programs.
Moscow's largest veterinary school is University of Idaho. In 2010, approximately 27 students graduated from the Veterinary program at University of Idaho.
In 2010, 28 students graduated with a veterinary degree from one of Moscow's veterinary schools. Tuition in 2009 at Moscow's veterinary schools was $18,480 per year for instate students and $28,560 per year for out of state students.
You should also anticipate spending about $1,474 for veterinary related books and supplies every year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $7,242 per year, on average, for room and board at Moscow-based veterinary schools. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $11,238.
If you plan on staying in Moscow after graduating from veterinary school, you should know that job prospects for veterinarians in Moscow, which is the most popular veterinary profession, are good. In 2010, there were 390 veterinarians in Idaho. Of these veterinarians, 70 were working in the greater Moscow area. Moscow's veterinarian workforce is projected to increase by 23% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for veterinarians.
As a veterinarian in Moscow, you can expect to make an average salary of $18,260 per year. This is lower than the average salary for veterinarians in the state.