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Veterinary Medicine Schools in Pennsylvania

In 2018-2019, 121 students earned their Veterinary Medicine degrees in PA.

In terms of popularity, Veterinary Medicine is the 22nd most popular major in the state out of a total 32 majors commonly available.

Education Levels of Veterinary Medicine Majors in Pennsylvania

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

Education Level Number of Grads
Doctor’s Degree (Research / Scholarship) 121
Doctor’s Degree (Professional Practice) 121
Doctor’s Degree (Other) 121

Gender Distribution

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

Veterinary Medicine Majors in PA Gender Diversity Statistics

Racial Distribution

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

  • Asian: 3.3%
  • Black or African American: 0.8%
  • Hispanic or Latino: 2.5%
  • White: 90.1%
  • Non-Resident Alien: 1.7%
  • Other Races: 1.7%
Veterinary Medicine Majors in PA Ethnic Diversity Statistics

Jobs for Veterinary Medicine Grads in Pennsylvania

There are 15,380 people in the state and 270,540 people in the nation working in veterinary medicine jobs.

Veterinary Medicine Jobs Nationwide vs. PA

Wages for Veterinary Medicine Jobs in Pennsylvania

In this state, veterinary medicine grads earn an average of $95,160. Nationwide, they make an average of $105,240.

jobs nationwide vs. state.

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

121 Degrees in Major Awarded
95% Graduation Rate
26,675 Total Students

Of all the students who attend this school, 58% get financial aid. The student to faculty ratio is 6 to 1. Roughly six years after entering college, graduates of this school earn $71,600 a year.

Veterinary Medicine Careers in PA

Some of the careers veterinary medicine majors go into include:

Job Title PA Job Growth PA Median Salary
Health Specialties Professors 23% $79,920
Veterinarians 9% $101,710

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

Major Annual Graduates in PA
Nursing 12,702
Allied Health Professions 3,300
Rehabilitation Professions 2,946
Health/Medical Admin Services 2,583
Allied Health Services 2,392
Nursing & Nursing Assistants 2,029
Pharmacy/Pharmaceutical Sciences 1,510
Public Health 1,354

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