In addition to meeting application requirements, you’ll have to consider how much it will cost to study at your dream school. Colleges and universities offer scholarships and financial aid, as do corporations, associations, and the government. You might be surprised by the options you discover. To help you get a sense of your baseline education costs, here are the typical tuition rates for a pathology degree:

average yearly tuition as per the most recent US census data
$ 14,436 per year
Average in-state tuition in 2017

0% above average compared to other degrees

$ 35,443 per year
Average out-of-state tuition in 2017

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Average private tuition

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What do pathology graduates earn?

Pathology students make an average of $65,514 per year after graduation. This is 2% below average compared to other undergraduate degrees.

$ 65,514 per year
Average graduate salary in 2017

Bottom 43% of degrees

% of people underpaid in 2019

0% above average compared to other degrees

Tuition costs for popular pathology schools in the US

There are 4 schools in the US that offer a pathology degree. The pathology schools in the nation with the highest enrollment are University of California-Los Angeles, University of California-San Diego and University of California-Irvine. Here's a breakdown of tuition costs for the schools that award the most degrees in pathology per year:

School NameIn-State Tuition
University of California-Los Angeles$13,261
University of California-San Diego$14,018
University of California-Irvine$13,738
University of California-Davis$14,419
New York University$50,464
Boston University$52,082
University of Michigan-Ann Arbor$14,826
University of Southern California$54,259
Pennsylvania State University-Main Campus$18,436
Ohio State University-Main Campus$10,592

Top US schools for a pathology degree

The following chart lists the most prestigious schools offering pathology degrees, along with their average acceptance rate and tuition costs:

School NameAcceptance RateIn-State Tuition
Harvard University5%$48,949
Columbia University in the City of New York7%$57,208
Yale University7%$51,400
Brown University8%$53,419
University of Chicago9%$56,034
Duke University10%$53,500
Vanderbilt University11%$47,664
Johns Hopkins University13%$52,170
University of Southern California16%$54,259
University of California-Los Angeles16%$13,261

Cheapest US schools for a pathology degree

Of the schools in the US that offer a pathology degree, the following have the lowest tuition costs:

School NameTuition
East Carolina University$7,143
The University of Texas at El Paso$7,851
University of Mississippi$8,300
University of Alabama at Birmingham$8,328
North Dakota State University-Main Campus$8,666
University of Utah$8,884
University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill$9,005
Indiana University-Purdue University-Indianapolis$9,334
University of Toledo$9,547
University of Missouri-Columbia$9,787


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