With an overall population of 11,006 and a student population of 7,305, approximately 7,283 of Suffern students attend one of Suffern's schools that offer occupational therapy programs.
Rockland Community College is the largest occupational therapy school in Suffern, based on student population. In 2010, Rockland Community College graduated approximately 18 students with credentials in occupational therapy.
In 2010, 18 students graduated with an occupational therapy degree from one of Suffern's occupational therapy schools. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $3,549 per year in tuition costs.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $1,000 for occupational therapy related books and supplies each year.
If you decide to work as an occupational therapist in Suffern, your job prospects are good. In 2010, 1 out of every 1 occupational therapists in New York were working in the greater Suffern area. The number of occupational therapists in Suffern is expected to increase by 15% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for occupational therapists.
As an occupational therapist in Suffern, you can expect to make an average salary of $70,820 per year. This is higher than the average salary for occupational therapists in the state.