New York contains 23 schools that offer respiratory therapy programs. The New School, the highest-ranking respiratory therapy school in NY, has a total student population of 10,260 and is the 234th highest ranked school in America.
Of the 23 respiratory therapy schools in New York, only 11 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), with Erie Community College as the lowest recorded at only $3,003/yr.
Respiratory Therapy students from New York 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 New York, the average student population is 2,856 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 16 to 1. Aside from respiratory therapy, there are 10195 total degree (or certificate) programs in the state, with 3,318 people on average applying for a school. Undergraduate tuition costs are normally around $4,933, but can vary widely depending on the type of school.
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