Speech Therapy in Kansas

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Schools Offering Speech Therapy Programs in Kansas


Approximately 0.2% of graduates in of Kansas receive speech therapy degrees every year. Thus, Kansas' 4 speech therapy schools put out approximately 201 speech therapists each year.

Top Schools

Kansas State University, which was ranked 61st nationwide in 2010, is the top-ranked school in Kansas that has a speech therapy program. It is located in Manhattan. 26 students graduated with a degree in speech therapy from Kansas State University in 2010. Kansas State University charged in-state students $7,376 in tuition fees per year.

The second-ranked school in Kansas that has a speech therapy program is University of Kansas. University of Kansas, which was ranked 63rd in the country in 2010, is located in Lawrence. 82 students graduated with degree in speech therapy from University of Kansas in 2010. University of Kansas charged in-state students $8,733 in tuition fees per year.

The third-ranked school in Kansas that has a speech therapy program is Fort Hays State University. Fort Hays State University, which was ranked 71st in the country in 2010, is located in Hays. In 2010, 34 students graduated from Fort Hays State University speech therapy program. The tuition rate at Fort Hays State University was $3,942 per year.

Cost

Speech therapy schools in Kansas, charge students an average tuition of $6,485 per year. But, tuition can be as much as $8,733 per year, or as little as $3,942 per year. In 2010, the following Kansas speech therapy schools had the highest tuition rates:

  1. University of Kansas - located in Lawrence, students are charged $8,733 per year
  2. Kansas State University - located in Manhattan, students are charged $7,376 per year
  3. Wichita State University - located in Wichita, students are charged $5,890 per year

The following Kansas speech therapy schools had the lowest tuition rates:

  1. Fort Hays State University - located in Hays, students are charged $3,942 per year
  2. Wichita State University - located in Wichita, students are charged $5,890 per year
  3. Kansas State University - located in Manhattan, students are charged $7,376 per year

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

The highest percentage of speech therapy graduates in Kansas pursue careers as a speech therapist. Kansas had 120 speech therapists in 2010. The following counties have the largest number of Kansas speech therapists:

Projected Growth

The government projects that the number of speech therapists in Kansas will grow by 28%. By 2018, there will be an estimated 210 speech therapists working in Kansas.

Salary

On average, speech therapists earn $47,390 per year.

More Information

Take a look at the graphs and charts below for additional Kansas statistics regarding a career in speech therapy and to compare salaries with a variety of related fields such as speech therapy or allied health.

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

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

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Distance School City State Rating Acceptance Rate Student Population
6,508 miles from location University of Kansas Lawrence KS 37.0315 45% 29,242
6,577 miles from location Kansas State University Manhattan KS 38.7523 72% 23,581
6,624 miles from location Wichita State University Wichita KS 28.1041 53% 14,601
6,727 miles from location Fort Hays State University Hays KS 28.9875 40% 11,308
 

Curious what studying Speech Therapy gets you?

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

Rank Profession Employment Number Avg Salary Job Growth (past 5 yrs)
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Speech-Language Pathologists + 1,140 $59,470 23.9%
 

Got your degree? Time to find a job!

Below are speech therapy related jobs in Kansas