Collegedale has a total population of 6,514 and a student population of 2,891. Of these students, 2,891 are enrolled in schools that offer speech therapy programs.
Collegedale's largest speech therapy school is Southern Adventist University. In 2010, approximately 3 students graduated from the Speech Therapy program at Southern Adventist University.
In 2010, 3 students graduated with a speech therapy degree in Collegedale. If you decide to attend a speech therapy school in Collegedale, you can expect to pay an average yearly tuition of $17,112.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $1,000 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a speech therapy program in Collegedale. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $5,080 per year, on average, for room and board at Collegedale-based speech therapy schools. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $0.
If you decide to work as a speech therapist in Collegedale, your job prospects are good. In 2010, 1 out of every 6 speech therapists in Tennessee were working in the greater Collegedale area. The government projects that the number of speech therapists in Collegedale will increase by 13% by the year 2018. This projected change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for speech therapists.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a speech therapist in Collegedale is $59,570 per year, which is higher than the average for speech therapists state-wide.
4881 Taylor Cir, Collegedale, Tennessee 37315-0370
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