With an overall population of 24,675 and a student population of 26,101, approximately 26,101 of Pullman students attend one of Pullman's schools that offer veterinary programs.
Pullman's largest veterinary school is Washington State University. In 2010, Washington State University graduated approximately 56 students with credentials in veterinary.
In 2010, 94 students graduated with a veterinary degree in Pullman. Tuition in 2009 at Pullman's veterinary schools was $22,297 per year for instate students and $33,373 per year for out of state students.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $936 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a veterinary program in Pullman. And if you live on campus at one of the Pullman-based veterinary schools, you will have an added expense of $8,886 per year, on average, for room and board. 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 Pullman, your job prospects are good. There were 1,860 veterinarians working in Washington State and 70 working in the greater Pullman area in 2010. The government projects that the number of veterinarians in Pullman will increase by 23% 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 Pullman is $21,390 per year, which is higher than the average for veterinarians state-wide.
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