Burlington has a total population of 38,889 and a student population of 16,510. Of these students, 13,391 are enrolled in schools that offer speech therapy programs.
Of the 1 speech therapy schools in Burlington, the largest speech therapy school, by student population, is University of Vermont. Approximately 30 students graduated in 2010 from University of Vermont with credentials in speech therapy.
In 2010, 30 students graduated with a speech therapy degree in Burlington. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $24,874 per year in tuition if you are eligible for instate tuition. Out of state tuition for all Burlington speech therapy schools was an average of $42,730 per year in 2009.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $1,050 for speech therapy related books and supplies each year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $8,996 per year, on average, for room and board. If you live at home, you can cut this cost down to approximately $0.
If you decide to work as a speech therapist in Burlington, your job prospects are average. In 2010, of the 410 speech therapists in Vermont, 90 were working in the greater Burlington area. By the year 2018, the number of speech therapists is expected to increase by 9% in Burlington. 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 Burlington is $64,530 per year. This is higher than the state-wide average salary for speech therapists.
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