VIN Foundation Cost of Education Map
February 22, 2017 (published)
Alejandro Garcia

A lot of factors go into choosing a veterinary school. For some students, it’s important to be close to home; others may want to live somewhere completely new. Then there are students who care less about location and more about the focus of the school – is it known for its research programs, focus on production medicine, flexible curriculum? For all but a lucky few veterinary students, cost is an important consideration. With the average costs of four years of veterinary school rising rapidly above $200,000 for in-state and $275,000 for out-of-state, both tuition and cost-of-living are important considerations for many. If you already know you want to go to veterinary school, check out Vet School Bound. This comprehensive website provides the most current information available on costs, class sizes, and prerequisites for U.S. and Caribbean veterinary schools. 

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