Oregon contains three schools that offer speech therapy programs. University of Oregon, the highest-ranking speech therapy school in OR, has a total student population of 22,335 and is the 874th highest ranked school in America.
Of the 3 speech therapy schools in Oregon, only 2 have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, University of Oregon comes out as the most expensive ($13,342/yr), with Chemeketa Community College as the lowest recorded at only $5,817/yr.
Speech Therapy students from Oregon 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 Oregon, the average student population is 2,645 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 16 to 1. Aside from speech therapy, there are 2428 total degree (or certificate) programs in the state, with 1,810 people on average applying for a school. Undergraduate tuition costs are normally around $4,147, but can vary widely depending on the type of school.
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