In Maine an estimated 39 students graduate from speech therapy schools every year. There are 1 speech therapy schools in Maine if you are interested in pursuing credentials in the field of speech therapy. At speech therapy schools in Maine, you can expect to pay $9,626 per year in tuition for a degree in speech therapy.
Located in Orono, University of Maine is the largest speech therapy school in Maine, based on student population. Approximately 39 students graduated with a speech therapy degree from University of Maine in 2009, which is 100% of the total state speech therapy graduates for that year. Tuition at University of Maine, was $9,626 per year in 2010.
Speech Therapist is the most popular career choice for those who graduate with credentials in speech therapy. If you are planning on working in the state after graduation, you should know that the job outlook for speech therapists in Maine is average. There are currently an estimated 760 speech therapists working in Maine. The government expects, by 2018, for this number to increase by 11%, or to 850 speech therapists.
If you work as a speech therapist in Maine, your yearly salary can range from less than $38,966 to more than $80,642. But the median salary for speech therapists earn $55,486 per year, in Maine.