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Veterinary Medicine Schools in Colorado

In 2018-2019, 142 students earned their Veterinary Medicine degrees in CO.

As a degree choice, Veterinary Medicine is the 18th most popular major in the state.

Education Levels of Veterinary Medicine Majors in Colorado

Veterinary Medicine majors in the state tend to have the following degree levels:

Education Level Number of Grads
Doctor’s Degree (Research / Scholarship) 142
Doctor’s Degree (Professional Practice) 142
Doctor’s Degree (Other) 142

Gender Distribution

In Colorado, a veterinary medicine major is more popular with women than with men.

Veterinary Medicine Majors in CO Gender Diversity Statistics

Racial Distribution

The racial distribution of veterinary medicine majors in Colorado is as follows:

  • Asian: 4.9%
  • Black or African American: 0.0%
  • Hispanic or Latino: 7.0%
  • White: 79.6%
  • Non-Resident Alien: 0.0%
  • Other Races: 8.5%
Veterinary Medicine Majors in CO Ethnic Diversity Statistics

Jobs for Veterinary Medicine Grads in Colorado

There are 7,960 people in the state and 270,540 people in the nation working in veterinary medicine jobs.

Veterinary Medicine Jobs Nationwide vs. CO

Wages for Veterinary Medicine Jobs in Colorado

Veterinary Medicine grads earn an average of $92,710 in the state and $105,240 nationwide.

jobs nationwide vs. state.

There is one school in the state that offers this degree.

142 Degrees in Major Awarded
67% Graduation Rate
33,426 Total Students

16 to 1 is the student to faculty ratio. Most students complete their degree in 4.42 years. This public school has an average net price of $19,800.

Veterinary Medicine Careers in CO

Some of the careers veterinary medicine majors go into include:

Job Title CO Job Growth CO Median Salary
Health Specialties Professors 36% $116,840
Veterinarians 25% $90,630

Below are some popular majors in the state that are similar to veterinary medicine.

Major Annual Graduates in CO
Nursing 5,709
Allied Health Services 2,253
Nursing & Nursing Assistants 2,226
Allied Health Professions 1,999
Health/Medical Admin Services 1,582
Dental Support Services 661
Clinical/Medical Laboratory Science 440
Public Health 397

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