Dayton, OH (population: 151,594) has three respiratory therapy schools within its city limits. Miami-Jacobs Career College, the highest ranked school in the city with a respiratory therapy program, has a total student population of 621. It is the 732nd highest ranked school in the USA and the 27th highest in the state of Ohio (#1 is Ohio State University-Main Campus).
Respiratory Therapy students from Dayton 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.
Dayton lies in Montgomery county, which is one of the 36 counties in Ohio. Overall, the Dayton area has 372,110 total employed workers according to the US Bureau of Labor Statistics, with a 1.0% unemployment rate, $20.07/hr average worker wage, and a $41,750 average annual salary.
Of the 3 respiratory therapy schools in Dayton, only 2 have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Wright State University-Main Campus comes out as the most expensive ($15,179/yr) for respiratory therapy students, with Sinclair Community College as the lowest, reported at only $3,687/yr.
|Name||State||Population||# of Schools||Avg School Rank||Total Programs||Distance from Dayton|
|Yellow Springs||OH||-||2||0.482738||0||16.7 miles|
|Concord Twp||OH||-||1||37.8234||22||33.1 miles|
|Saint Martin||OH||-||1||11.3716||2||42.4 miles|
|Crestview Hills||KY||-||1||24.073||65||56.0 miles|
|Canal Winchester||OH||-||1||0.0||0||73.9 miles|
|New Boston||OH||-||1||21.3268||7||98.1 miles|