Georgia contains four schools that offer speech therapy programs. Georgia State University, the highest-ranking speech therapy school in GA, has a total student population of 30,427 and is the 210th highest ranked school in America.
Of the 4 speech therapy schools in Georgia, only 3 have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Valdosta State University comes out as the most expensive ($13,221/yr), with University of West Georgia as the lowest recorded at only $9,714/yr.
Speech Therapy students from Georgia schools who go on to become speech therapists, speech language pathologists, speech professors, speech instructors, etc. have a good chance at finding employment. Also, Physical therapists make on average $76,220 per year and there are about 174,490 of them employed in the US today.
Also, within the speech therapy schools in Georgia, the average student population is 2,956 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 19 to 1. Aside from speech therapy, there are 5022 total degree (or certificate) programs in the state, with 3,167 people on average applying for a school. Undergraduate tuition costs are normally around $3,057, but can vary widely depending on the type of school.
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