Brick, NJ (population: 83,343) has fifty-four respiratory therapy schools within a 100-mile radius of its city center. University of Pennsylvania, the highest ranked school in this group with a respiratory therapy program, has a total student population of 24,599. It is the 5th highest ranked school in the USA and the highest in the state of Pennsylvania.
Respiratory Therapy students from Brick 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.
Of the 54 respiratory therapy schools with a 100-mile radius of Brick, only 18 have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, The New School comes out as the most expensive ($39,004/yr) for respiratory therapy students, with Camden County College as the lowest, reported at only $3,258/yr.
|Name||State||Population||# of Schools||Avg School Rank||Total Programs||Distance from Brick|
|Toms River||NJ||131,619||3||29.102||89||8.9 miles|
|East Brunswick||NJ||48,086||0||-||0||30.4 miles|
|West Windsor||NJ||-||1||10.9855||60||31.5 miles|
|Perth Amboy||NJ||49,138||1||20.4079||6||32.9 miles|
|New Brunswick||NJ||52,736||2||41.2629||152||34.7 miles|
|Staten Island||NY||-||3||40.1655||127||36.3 miles|
|Far Rockaway||NY||-||2||14.0585||4||42.1 miles|
|Mount Laurel||NJ||-||1||24.9456||10||42.3 miles|
|New York City||NY||8,459,026||86||26.2632||1,528||43.1 miles|
|Jersey City||NJ||242,594||10||25.9195||190||45.0 miles|
|Rego Park||NY||-||1||27.7974||9||47.9 miles|
|Long Island City||NY||-||4||18.9499||59||48.1 miles|
|South Orange||NJ||-||1||63.933||113||48.3 miles|