Veterinary Schools in Colorado
Detailed List of Veterinary Schools in Colorado (1 School)
Veterinary schools are accredited by the authorized state veterinary board American Veterinary Medical Association, Council on Education. The schools listed below are arranged by size with the largest veterinary schools first, based on the number of graduating students per year.
Colorado State University in Fort Collins, CO
Visit the website for Colorado State University at http://www.colostate.edu
- Veterinary program accredited since 1973
- About 130 students graduate per year
- Estimated tuition & fees are about $28,000 per year (Nonresidents: $55,000)
Veterinarians in Colorado can make anywhere in the range of $46,000 to $130,000 per year. The list below shows average salaries for veterinarians in cities across Colorado.
- Fort Collins: $80,000
- Colorado Springs: $82,000
- Boulder: $72,000
- Greeley: $77,000
- Grand Junction: $94,000
Veterinarian's in Colorado Compared to Median Income Averages
+113% Above State Median Income
+129% Above National Median Income
Veterinarian's in Colorado take home an average 40.75 per hour. Annual earnings for Veterinarian's working in the State of Colorado average $84,750 which is 113% above the state median income and 129% above the national median income for all occupations. Employment for a Veterinarian makes up just 0.08% of the working population in Colorado and is limited due to the specific qualifications required along with the schooling involved in this career path. The increasing demand for qualified Veterinarians coupled with the educational barrier to enter the field is met with a steady supply of eager college graduates anxious to make a long-lasting impact in the lives of others in and around Colorado.
Average Income for a Veterinarian in Colorado
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Notes: Tuition & fee amounts are for both Colorado in-state residents and out of state students, unless noted otherwise. The tuition information displayed is an estimate, which we calculated based on historical data and should be solely used for informational purposes only. Please contact the respective veterinarian school for information about the current school year.
Source: IPEDS Survey 2012-2015: Data obtained from the US Dept. of Education's Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS). Data may vary depending on school and academic year.