Owensboro has a total population of 54,067 and a student population of 8,325. Of these students, 876 are enrolled in schools that offer veterinary programs.
Owensboro's largest veterinary school is Kentucky Wesleyan College. In 2010, Kentucky Wesleyan College graduated approximately 8 students with credentials in veterinary.
A total of 8 students graduated with credentials in veterinary from veterinary schools in Owensboro in 2010. If you decide to attend a veterinary school in Owensboro, you can expect to pay an average yearly tuition of $16,870.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $1,200 for veterinary related books and supplies each year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $6,440 per year, on average, for room and board. If you live at home, you can cut this cost down to approximately $21,070.
After graduating with your credentials in veterinary, if you decide to work as a veterinarian in Owensboro, your job prospects are good. The number of veterinarians in Owensboro is expected to increase by 34% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for veterinarians.