With an overall population of 51,466 and a student population of 13,585, approximately 13,493 of Pocatello students attend one of Pocatello's schools that offer respiratory therapy programs.
Of the 1 respiratory therapy schools in Pocatello, the largest respiratory therapy school, by student population, is Idaho State University. In 2010, approximately 3 students graduated from the Respiratory Therapy program at Idaho State University.
A total of 3 students graduated with credentials in respiratory therapy from respiratory therapy schools in Pocatello in 2010. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $15,092 per year in tuition if you are eligible for instate tuition. Out of state tuition for all Pocatello respiratory therapy schools was an average of $24,894 per year in 2009.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $900 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a respiratory therapy program in Pocatello. And if you live on campus at one of the Pocatello-based respiratory therapy schools, you will have an added expense of $5,050 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $10,042.
Many respiratory therapy graduates choose to work as respiratory therapists after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Pocatello, your job prospects are good. The number of respiratory therapists in Pocatello is expected to increase by 24% by the year 2018. This projected change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for respiratory therapists.
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