Sioux Center has a general population of 6,002 and an overall student population of 1,322. Approximately 1,322 of Sioux Center's students are enrolled in schools that offer veterinary programs.
Of the 1 veterinary schools in Sioux Center, the largest veterinary school, by student population, is Dordt College. In 2010, approximately 3 students graduated from the Veterinary program at Dordt College.
A reported 4 students graduated with credentials in veterinary in Sioux Center in 2010. If you decide to attend a veterinary school in Sioux Center, you can expect to pay an average yearly tuition of $22,080.
You should also anticipate spending about $910 for veterinary related books and supplies every year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $6,010 per year, on average, for room and board at Sioux Center-based veterinary schools. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $27,000.
After graduating with your credentials in veterinary, if you decide to work as a veterinarian in Sioux Center, your job prospects are good. In 2010, of the 620 veterinarians in Iowa, 90 were working in the greater Sioux Center area. Sioux Center'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 Sioux Center, you can expect to make an average salary of $23,320 per year. This is higher than the average salary for veterinarians in the state.