Georgetown has a general population of 4,643 and an overall student population of 4,617. Approximately 4,617 of Georgetown's students are enrolled in schools that offer respiratory therapy programs.
The largest respiratory therapy school in Georgetown, by student population, is Delaware Technical and Community College-Owens. Approximately 14 students graduated in 2010 from Delaware Technical and Community College-Owens with credentials in respiratory therapy.
A total of 14 students graduated with credentials in respiratory therapy from respiratory therapy schools in Georgetown in 2010. In 2009 tuition at respiratory therapy schools in Georgetown was $2,816 per year, on average.
You should also anticipate spending about $1,500 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 Georgetown, your job prospects are good. Georgetown's respiratory therapist workforce is projected to increase by 29% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for respiratory therapists.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a respiratory therapist in Georgetown is $59,940 per year. This is higher than the state-wide average salary for respiratory therapists.