Veterinary Schools In Pennsylvania

Veterinary classes faculty can choose to work at one of 16 accredited veterinary schools in Pennsylvania. The following statistics and charts help analyze the current state of the veterinary academic community in Pennsylvania, and the future trends in veterinary training at the following levels:

  • Veterinary Certificate
  • Associates degree in Veterinary
  • Bachelors degree in Veterinary
  • Masters degree in Veterinary
  • PhD degree in Veterinary


Schools

  1. Bucknell University

    Dent Drive, Lewisburg, Pennsylvania 17837

    N/A U.S. News National University Ranking
    +
  2. Delaware Valley College

    700 E Butler Ave, Doylestown, Pennsylvania 18901-2697

    N/A U.S. News National University Ranking
    +
  3. Franklin and Marshall College

    College Ave, Lancaster, Pennsylvania 17604-3003

    N/A U.S. News National University Ranking
    +
  4. Harcum College

    750 Montgomery Ave, Bryn Mawr, Pennsylvania 19010-3470

    N/A U.S. News National University Ranking
    +
  5. Great Lakes Institute of Technology

    5100 Peach Street, Erie, Pennsylvania 16509-2482

    N/A U.S. News National University Ranking
    +
  6. Johnson College

    3427 N Main Ave, Scranton, Pennsylvania 18508-1495

    N/A U.S. News National University Ranking
    +
  7. Lehigh Carbon Community College

    4525 Education Park Dr, Schnecksville, Pennsylvania 18078-2598

    N/A U.S. News National University Ranking
    +
  8. Manor College

    700 Fox Chase Rd, Jenkintown, Pennsylvania 19046-3399

    N/A U.S. News National University Ranking
    +
  9. Vet Tech Institute

    125 Seventh St, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania 15222-3400

    N/A U.S. News National University Ranking
    +
  10. Northampton County Area Community College

    3835 Green Pond Rd, Bethlehem, Pennsylvania 18020-7599

    N/A U.S. News National University Ranking
    +
  11. Pennsylvania State University-College of Medicine

    500 University Dr, Hershey, Pennsylvania 17033-2360

    N/A U.S. News National University Ranking
    +
  12. Pennsylvania State University-Main Campus

    201 Old Main, University Park, Pennsylvania 16802-1589

    45 U.S. News National University Ranking
    +
  13. Thomas Jefferson University

    1020 Walnut Street, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19107

    N/A U.S. News National University Ranking
    +
  14. Sanford-Brown Institute in Pittsburgh on Seventh

    421 Seventh Avenue, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania 15219-1907

    N/A U.S. News National University Ranking
    +
  15. Wilson College

    1015 Philadelphia Ave, Chambersburg, Pennsylvania 17201-1285

    N/A U.S. News National University Ranking
    +
  16. Lancaster County Career and Technology Center

    1730 Hans Herr Dr, Willow Street, Pennsylvania 17584

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

Cities

Statistics

Professional Trends

Pennsylvania Vs. National Veterinary Employment

Pennsylvania 13,180
National 342,390

Of all of the veterinary professionals in the country, nearly 4% are in the state of Pennsylvania.

Employment Growth for Veterinary professionals In Pennsylvania

11,790 12,250 13,460 13,740 13,180
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Yellow: Actual Values

Veterinary is a growing field in Pennsylvania. 1,390 more veterinary professionals were working in Pennsylvania in 2010, than there were in 2006. This represents a 12% growth in the field. This growth is slower than the change in the number of veterinary professionals around the country. Nationally, the number of veterinary professionals has grown by 13% from 2006 to 2010.

Veterinary VS. All Professions salaries in Pennsylvania

$39,715 $42,363 $43,252 $43,715 $47,922
$44,448 $45,778 $47,594 $49,448 $50,581
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Veterinary
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions

In Pennsylvania, as the number of veterinary professionals is growing, the salaries earned by veterinary professionals are increasing. The mean salary for veterinary professionals in 2006 was $39,715 per year. And in 2010 the mean salary was $47,922 per year.

Salary percentiles for Veterinary professionals in Pennsylvania

10th percentile
$27,902
25th percentile
$34,775
50th percentile
$41,342
75th percentile
$51,710
90th percentile
$65,380

Thus, there was a 17% growth in veterinary professionals' salaries. State trends for all professions mirror this growth. There is a 134% pay differential between the highest paid veterinary professionals and those in the bottom 10% of the pay bracket. Thus, there is huge variation in pay, within the field of veterinary in Pennsylvania.

Average Salaries for Veterinary professionals and related professions in Pennsylvania

Biology
$62,102
Veterinary
$47,922

In Pennsylvania, 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 Pennsylvania

associate
9
bachelor
8
master
4
doctor
3
Certificate
2
Total26

As the number of veterinary professionals is increasing in Pennsylvania state, the number of students graduating from the 16 accredited veterinary schools in Pennsylvania state is decreasing. In 2006, 834 students graduated from veterinary courses in Pennsylvania. And in 2010, 610 students graduated.

This represents a 27% decrease in the number of veterinary degree or certificate school graduates in Pennsylvania state. A majority of these graduates, or 35%, graduated with an associate's degree in veterinary.

Veterinary Faculty Salaries in Pennsylvania

Share & Compare

Enter your salary to gain access to our continually growing higher education faculty salary database. Don't worry! This is 100% secure and anonymous.

The number of veterinary faculty, growth in the field of veterinary academia and veterinary faculty salaries in Pennsylvania, is all data we are currently in the process of collecting. If you are involved in teaching veterinary courses to students at the certificate in veterinary, associates degree in veterinary, bachelors degree in veterinary, masters degree in veterinary, and doctoral degree in veterinary levels, please anonymously submit your information in the field below. By doing so, you will be helping us build a valuable database resource for the benefit of current and future veterinary faculty in Pennsylvania. Once you submit your information, you will get a chance to see an overview of what we have learned thus far from you and your peers.

Career Index

Your free online education database