Veterinary Schools In Connecticut

Veterinary classes faculty can choose to work at one of 3 accredited veterinary schools in Connecticut. The trends in Connecticut's veterinary academic community can be evaluated by looking at the statistics and graphs below. Academia in veterinary includes veterinary training at the following levels:

  • Veterinary Certificate
  • Associates degree in Veterinary


Schools

  1. University of Connecticut

    Storrs, Connecticut 06269

    58 U.S. News National University Ranking
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  2. Naugatuck Valley Community College

    750 Chase Parkway, Waterbury, Connecticut 06708-3089

    N/A U.S. News National University Ranking
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  3. Northwestern Connecticut Community College

    Park Pl E, Winsted, Connecticut 06098

    N/A U.S. News National University Ranking
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Cities

Statistics

Professional Trends

Connecticut Vs. National Veterinary Employment

Connecticut 4,580
National 342,390

Approximately 1% of the country's veterinary professionals work in Connecticut state.

Employment Growth for Veterinary professionals In Connecticut

3,910 3,980 4,450 4,470 4,580
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Yellow: Actual Values

In Connecticut, veterinary is a growing field. In Connecticut, 670 more veterinary professionals were working in 2010, than there were in 2006. Thus, the field of veterinary has grown by 17% in Connecticut. This growth is faster than the national trend for veterinary professionals which shows a 13% increase in the number of veterinary professionals working around the nation.

Veterinary VS. All Professions salaries in Connecticut

$48,005 $48,600 $51,182 $51,138 $54,278
$49,084 $50,735 $51,943 $53,614 $54,947
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Veterinary
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions

The salaries paid to veterinary professionals are growing in Connecticut. Veterinary professionals earned a yearly mean salary of $48,005 in 2006. They earned a yearly mean salary of $54,278 in 2010.

Salary percentiles for Veterinary professionals in Connecticut

10th percentile
$34,955
25th percentile
$42,070
50th percentile
$49,572
75th percentile
$64,880
90th percentile
$80,188

This represents a 12% growth in salaries. State trends for all professions mirror this growth. Within the field of veterinary, there is a huge variation in pay, with the highest paid veterinary professionals earning 129% more money than those in the bottom 10% of the pay bracket in Connecticut state.

Average Salaries for Veterinary professionals and related professions in Connecticut

Biology
$70,167
Veterinary
$54,278

In Connecticut, veterinary professionals make, on average, less than their counterparts in related professions.

Educational Trends

Veterinary programs available for each degree type for all schools in Connecticut

associate
2
bachelor
2
master
2
doctor
2
Certificate
2
Total10

The number of students graduating from the 3 accredited veterinary schools in Connecticut is decreasing. In Connecticut, there were 308 graduates in 2006. And there were 9 graduates from veterinary courses in 2010.

Thus there was a 97% percent decrease in the number of veterinary school degree or certificate graduates in Connecticut. 20% of these graduates received an associate's degree in veterinary.

Veterinary Faculty Salaries in Connecticut

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