With an overall population of 34,660 and a student population of 4,377, approximately 4,290 of Longview students attend one of Longview's schools that offer veterinary programs.
The largest veterinary school in Longview, by student population, is Lower Columbia College. In 2010, Lower Columbia College graduated approximately 1 students from its veterinary program.
In 2010, 1 students graduated with a veterinary certificate in Longview. In 2009 tuition at veterinary schools in Longview was $3,132 per year, on average.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $1,185 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a veterinary program in Longview.
If you plan on staying in Longview after graduating from veterinary school, you should know that job prospects for veterinarians in Longview, which is the most popular veterinary profession, are good. In 2010, of the 4,980 veterinarians in Washington State, 50 were working in the greater Longview area. The number of veterinarians in Longview is expected to increase by 16% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for veterinarians.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a veterinarian in Longview is $20,450 per year. This is lower than the state-wide average salary for veterinarians.