North Dakota contains two schools that offer respiratory therapy programs. University of North Dakota, the highest-ranking respiratory therapy school in ND, has a total student population of 13,172 and is the 1377th highest ranked school in America.
Of the 2 respiratory therapy schools in North Dakota, both of them have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, University of North Dakota comes out as the most expensive ($13,656/yr), with North Dakota State University-Main Campus as the lowest recorded at only $12,847/yr.
Respiratory Therapy students from North Dakota schools who go on to become respiratory therapists, respiratory care specialists, respiratory care practitioners, certified respiratory therapists, etc. have a good chance at finding employment. For example, there are 107,270 people working as respiratory therapists alone in the US, and their average annual salary is $54,200.
Also, within the respiratory therapy schools in North Dakota, the average student population is 1,960 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 13 to 1. Aside from respiratory therapy, there are 1090 total degree (or certificate) programs in the state, with 2,086 people on average applying for a school. Undergraduate tuition costs are normally around $5,018, but can vary widely depending on the type of school.
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