Dobbs Ferry has a total population of 10,622 and a student population of 9,673. Of these students, 9,673 are enrolled in schools that offer speech therapy programs.
Mercy College is the largest speech therapy school in Dobbs Ferry, based on student population. In 2010, Mercy College graduated approximately 66 students from its speech therapy program.
In 2010, 66 students graduated with a speech therapy degree in Dobbs Ferry. If you decide to attend a speech therapy school in Dobbs Ferry, you can expect to pay an average yearly tuition of $16,490.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $1,320 for speech therapy related books and supplies each year. And if you live on campus at one of the Dobbs Ferry-based speech therapy schools, you will have an added expense of $10,812 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $20,710.
After graduating with your credentials in speech therapy, if you decide to work as a speech therapist in Dobbs Ferry, your job prospects are good. In 2010, 1 out of every 1 speech therapists in New York were working in the greater Dobbs Ferry area. By the year 2018, the number of speech therapists is expected to increase by 12% in Dobbs Ferry. This anticipated change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for speech therapists.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a speech therapist in Dobbs Ferry is $79,670 per year. This is higher than the state-wide average salary for speech therapists.
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