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Veterinary Schools In Tennessee

In Tennessee, there are 9 accredited schools where veterinary classes faculty can find employment. The trends in Tennessee'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:


  1. Chattanooga State Community College

    4501 Amnicola Hwy, Chattanooga, Tennessee 37406-1097

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  2. Columbia State Community College

    1665 Hampshire Pike, Columbia, Tennessee 38401

    N/A U.S. News National University Ranking
  3. Hiwassee College

    225 Hiwassee College Drive, Madisonville, Tennessee 37354-4001

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  4. Lincoln Memorial University

    6965 Cumberland Gap Pky, Harrogate, Tennessee 37752-9900

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  5. Tennessee Technology Center at Memphis

    550 Alabama Ave, Memphis, Tennessee 38105-3604

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  6. Middle Tennessee State University

    1301 East Main Street, Murfreesboro, Tennessee 37132

    n/a U.S. News National University Ranking
  7. The University of Tennessee

    527 Andy Holt Tower, Knoxville, Tennessee 37996

    101 U.S. News National University Ranking
  8. Union University

    1050 Union University Dr, Jackson, Tennessee 38305-3697

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  9. Volunteer State Community College

    1480 Nashville Pike, Gallatin, Tennessee 37066-3188

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Professional Trends

Tennessee Vs. National Veterinary Employment

Tennessee 6,220
National 342,390

Approximately 2% of the country's veterinary professionals work in Tennessee state.

Employment Growth for Veterinary professionals In Tennessee

4,930 5,250 5,770 5,990 6,220
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Yellow: Actual Values

The number of veterinary professionals is growing in Tennessee. In 2010 there were 1,290 more veterinary professionals working in Tennessee than there were in 2006. This represents a 26% growth in the field. 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 Tennessee

$33,050 $35,453 $36,678 $36,032 $35,750
$40,013 $42,768 $44,223 $45,004 $44,949
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Veterinary
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions

The amount earned by veterinary professionals is increasing in Tennessee. Veterinary professionals earned a yearly mean salary of $33,050 in 2006. They earned a yearly mean salary of $35,750 in 2010.

Salary percentiles for Veterinary professionals in Tennessee

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This represents a 8% growth in salaries. This growth is mirrored by state trends for all professionals. In the state of Tennessee, there is a huge variation in pay, within the field of veterinary. The pay differential between the highest paid veterinary professionals and those in the bottom 10% of the pay bracket is 107%

Average Salaries for Veterinary professionals and related professions in Tennessee


In Tennessee, 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 Tennessee


As the number of veterinary professionals is increasing in Tennessee state, the number of students graduating from the 9 accredited veterinary schools in Tennessee state is decreasing. In 2006, 316 students graduated from veterinary courses in Tennessee. And in 2010, 154 students graduated.

This represents a 51% decrease in the number of veterinary degree or certificate school graduates in Tennessee state. Most of these graduates, or 33%, earned a associate's degree in veterinary.

Veterinary Faculty Salaries in Tennessee

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