Valhalla has a total population of 5,379 and a student population of 15,601. Of these students, 14,147 are enrolled in schools that offer respiratory therapy programs.
Of the 1 respiratory therapy schools in Valhalla, the largest respiratory therapy school, by student population, is SUNY Westchester Community College. In 2010, approximately 26 students graduated from the Respiratory Therapy program at SUNY Westchester Community College.
A reported 26 students graduated with credentials in respiratory therapy in Valhalla in 2010. If you decide to attend a respiratory therapy school in Valhalla, you can expect to pay an average yearly tuition of $3,913.
You should also anticipate spending about $800 for respiratory therapy related books and supplies every year.
After graduating with your credentials in respiratory therapy, if you decide to work as a respiratory therapist in Valhalla, your job prospects are good. There were 5,210 respiratory therapists working in New York and 3,340 working in the greater Valhalla area in 2010. The number of respiratory therapists in Valhalla is expected to increase by 13% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for respiratory therapists.
As a respiratory therapist in Valhalla, you can expect to make an average salary of $68,500 per year. This is higher than the average salary for respiratory therapists in the state.