Ohio contains 40 schools that offer respiratory therapy programs. Ohio State University-Main Campus, the highest-ranking respiratory therapy school in OH, has a total student population of 55,014 and is the 33rd highest ranked school in America.
Of the 40 respiratory therapy schools in Ohio, only 12 have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, University of Phoenix-Cincinnati Campus comes out as the most expensive ($28,012/yr), with Jefferson Community College as the lowest recorded at only $2,111/yr.
Respiratory Therapy students from Ohio 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 Ohio, the average student population is 1,976 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 15 to 1. Aside from respiratory therapy, there are 8695 total degree (or certificate) programs in the state, with 1,681 people on average applying for a school. Undergraduate tuition costs are normally around $4,978, but can vary widely depending on the type of school.
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