With an overall population of 18,816 and a student population of 8,760, approximately 6,453 of Plattsburgh students attend one of Plattsburgh's schools that offer speech therapy programs.
The largest speech therapy school in Plattsburgh, by student population, is SUNY College at Plattsburgh. In 2010, approximately 30 students graduated from the Speech Therapy program at SUNY College at Plattsburgh.
In 2010, 44 students graduated with a speech therapy degree from one of Plattsburgh's speech therapy schools. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $17,645 per year in tuition if you are eligible for instate tuition. Out of state tuition for all Plattsburgh speech therapy schools was an average of $25,545 per year in 2009.
You should also anticipate spending about $950 for speech therapy related books and supplies every year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $9,100 per year, on average, for room and board at Plattsburgh-based speech therapy schools. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $10,391.
If you decide to work as a speech therapist in Plattsburgh, your job prospects are good. In 2010, of the 11,310 speech therapists in New York, 280 were working in the greater Plattsburgh area. The number of speech therapists in Plattsburgh is expected to increase by 12% by the year 2018. This projected change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for speech therapists.
As a speech therapist in Plattsburgh, you can expect to make an average salary of $69,850 per year. This is higher than the average salary for speech therapists in the state.
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