With an overall population of 22,542 and a student population of 7,132, approximately 6,913 of Elizabethtown students attend one of Elizabethtown's schools that offer respiratory therapy programs.
Elizabethtown Community and Technical College is the largest respiratory therapy school in Elizabethtown, based on student population. In 2010, Elizabethtown Community and Technical College graduated approximately 13 students from its respiratory therapy program.
A total of 13 students graduated with credentials in respiratory therapy from respiratory therapy schools in Elizabethtown in 2010. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $3,000 per year in tuition costs.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $1,000 for respiratory therapy related books and supplies each year.
If you plan on staying in Elizabethtown after graduating from respiratory therapy school, you should know that job prospects for respiratory therapists in Elizabethtown, which is the most popular respiratory therapy profession, are good. The government projects that the number of respiratory therapists in Elizabethtown will increase by 23% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for respiratory therapists.