Twin Falls has a total population of 34,469 and a student population of 8,169. Of these students, 8,133 are enrolled in schools that offer speech therapy programs.
Of the 1 speech therapy schools in Twin Falls, the largest speech therapy school, by student population, is College of Southern Idaho. In 2010, approximately 1 students graduated from the Speech Therapy program at College of Southern Idaho.
In 2010, 1 students graduated with a speech therapy degree in Twin Falls. Tuition in 2009 at Twin Falls's speech therapy schools was $13,728 per year for instate students and $17,048 per year for out of state students.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $1,100 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a speech therapy program in Twin Falls. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $4,780 per year, on average, for room and board at Twin Falls-based speech therapy schools. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $8,948.
After graduating with your credentials in speech therapy, if you decide to work as a speech therapist in Twin Falls, your job prospects are good. In 2010, of the 340 speech therapists in Idaho, 50 were working in the greater Twin Falls area. Twin Falls's speech therapist workforce is projected to increase by 22% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for speech therapists.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a speech therapist in Twin Falls is $78,080 per year, which is higher than the average for speech therapists state-wide.
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