With an overall population of 832 and a student population of 425, approximately 425 of Curtis students attend one of Curtis's schools that offer veterinary programs.
The largest veterinary school in Curtis, by student population, is Nebraska College of Technical Agriculture. In 2010, Nebraska College of Technical Agriculture graduated approximately 40 students from its veterinary program.
A reported 40 students graduated with credentials in veterinary in Curtis in 2010. If you decide to attend one of Curtis's veterinary schools, you can expect to pay an average of $14,342 per year in instate tuition and $17,996 per year in out of state tuition.
You should also anticipate spending about $1,000 for veterinary related books and supplies every year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $5,488 per year, on average, for room and board at Curtis-based veterinary schools. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $0.
Many veterinary graduates choose to work as veterinarians after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Curtis, your job prospects are good. In 2010, 1 out of every 6 veterinarians in Nebraska were working in the greater Curtis area. The number of veterinarians in Curtis is expected to increase by 24% by the year 2018. This projected change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for veterinarians.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a veterinarian in Curtis is $52,450 per year, which is higher than the average for veterinarians state-wide.