Speech Therapy in Colorado

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Schools Offering Speech Therapy Programs in Colorado


Each year, approximately 0.1% of Colorado graduates receive degrees in speech therapy. That means an estimated 134 speech therapists graduate from Colorado's 2 speech therapy schools each year.

Top Schools

University of Northern Colorado, which is located in Greeley, is the top-ranked school in Colorado that has a speech therapy program. It received a ranking of 38th in the country in 2010. In 2010, 57 students graduated from University of Northern Colorado's speech therapy program. Students at University of Northern Colorado paid $5,997 per year in tuition fees.

University of Colorado Boulder, which was ranked 61st nationwide in 2010, is the second-ranked school in Colorado that has a speech therapy program. It is located in Boulder. 77 students graduated with degree in speech therapy from University of Colorado Boulder in 2010. University of Colorado Boulder charged in-state students $8,511 in tuition fees per year.

Cost

Tuition at Colorado's speech therapy schools ranges from $8,511 per year to $5,997 per year. But, the average tuition is $7,254 per year. In 2010, the following Colorado speech therapy schools had the highest tuition rates:

  1. University of Colorado Boulder - located in Boulder, students are charged $8,511 per year
  2. University of Northern Colorado - located in Greeley, students are charged $5,997 per year

The lowest tuition rates at Colorado speech therapy schools were charged at the following schools:

  1. University of Northern Colorado - located in Greeley, students are charged $5,997 per year
  2. University of Colorado Boulder - located in Boulder, students are charged $8,511 per year

A speech therapy degree from a Colorado school... what next?

Most people who graduate from speech therapy school in Colorado go on to work as a speech therapist. Colorado had 440 speech therapists in 2010. In Colorado, the largest numbers of speech therapists work in the following counties:

  1. Adams County - 260 speech therapists
  2. Boulder County - 30 speech therapists
  3. Alamosa County - 30 speech therapists

Salary

On average, speech therapists earn $58,740 per year. A speech therapist in the following Colorado counties makes the highest salaries on average:

  1. Adams County - $61,360 per year
  2. Boulder County - $54,830 per year
  3. Alamosa County - $53,330 per year

A speech therapist in the following counties in Colorado make the lowest salaries on average:

  1. Alamosa County - $53,330 per year
  2. Boulder County - $54,830 per year
  3. Adams County - $61,360 per year

More Information

For more data regarding a career in speech therapy in Colorado and to compare salaries with various related fields such as speech therapy or allied health, take a look at the graphs and charts below.

Here are the different levels of study available for you to explore.

  • Bachelor's Degree in Speech Therapy in Colorado
  • Master's Degree in Speech Therapy in Colorado
  • Doctoral Degree in Speech Therapy in Colorado

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Distance School City State Rating Acceptance Rate Student Population
7,030 miles from location University of Colorado Boulder Boulder CO 39.1022 34% 33,010
6,995 miles from location University of Northern Colorado Greeley CO 61.9484 42% 12,711
 

Curious what studying Speech Therapy gets you?

Check out the different options and how they're looking in Colorado

Rank Profession Employment Number Avg Salary Job Growth (past 5 yrs)
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Speech-Language Pathologists + 2,550 $80,120 50.0%
 

Got your degree? Time to find a job!

Below are speech therapy related jobs in Colorado