With an overall population of 59,614 and a student population of 18,737, approximately 5,857 of Terre Haute students attend one of Terre Haute's schools that offer respiratory therapy programs.
The largest respiratory therapy school in Terre Haute, by student population, is Ivy Tech Community College-Wabash Valley. Approximately 8 students graduated in 2010 from Ivy Tech Community College-Wabash Valley with credentials in respiratory therapy.
In 2010, 8 students graduated with a respiratory therapy degree in Terre Haute. In 2009 tuition at respiratory therapy schools in Terre Haute was $3,090 per year, on average.
You should also anticipate spending about $1,060 for respiratory therapy related books and supplies every year.
If you plan on staying in Terre Haute after graduating from respiratory therapy school, you should know that job prospects for respiratory therapists in Terre Haute, which is the most popular respiratory therapy profession, are good. The government projects that the number of respiratory therapists in Terre Haute will increase by 20% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for respiratory therapists.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a respiratory therapist in Terre Haute is $50,680 per year, which is lower than the average for respiratory therapists state-wide.