Speech Therapy in Minnesota

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Schools Offering Speech Therapy Programs in Minnesota


Around 0.1% of Minnesota's graduates graduate from speech therapy degree programs every year. In other words, every year an estimated 243 speech therapists graduate from Minnesota's 5 speech therapy schools.

Top Schools

University of Minnesota-Twin Cities, which was ranked 14th nationwide in 2010, is the top-ranked school in Minnesota that has a speech therapy program. It is located in Minneapolis. 86 students graduated with a degree in speech therapy from University of Minnesota-Twin Cities in 2010. The tuition rate at University of Minnesota-Twin Cities was $12,288 per year.

The second-ranked school in Minnesota with a speech therapy program is University of Minnesota-Duluth, which is located in Duluth. In 2010, it was ranked 36th nationwide. 34 students graduated with degree in speech therapy from University of Minnesota-Duluth in 2010. Tuition at University of Minnesota-Duluth was $11,808 per year.

Minnesota State University-Mankato, which was ranked 36th nationwide in 2010, is the third-ranked school in Minnesota that has a speech therapy program. It is located in Mankato. 41 students graduated with degree in speech therapy from Minnesota State University-Mankato in 2010. Minnesota State University-Mankato charged in-state students $6,725 in tuition fees per year.

Cost

Tuition at Minnesota's speech therapy schools ranges from $12,288 per year to $6,660 per year. But, the average tuition is $8,881 per year. The Minnesota speech therapy schools with the highest tuition rates in 2010 were:

  1. University of Minnesota-Twin Cities - located in Minneapolis, students are charged $12,288 per year
  2. University of Minnesota-Duluth - located in Duluth, students are charged $11,808 per year
  3. Minnesota State University-Moorhead - located in Moorhead, students are charged $6,924 per year

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

  1. Saint Cloud State University - located in Saint Cloud, students are charged $6,660 per year
  2. Minnesota State University-Mankato - located in Mankato, students are charged $6,725 per year
  3. Minnesota State University-Moorhead - located in Moorhead, students are charged $6,924 per year

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

The highest percentage of speech therapy graduates in Minnesota pursue careers as a speech therapist. 250 speech therapists were working in Minnesota in 2010. The largest populations of Minnesota speech therapists are working in the following counties:

  1. Anoka County - 200 speech therapists

Projected Growth

The government projects that by 2018, the number of speech therapists in the state of Minnesota will grow to 430. This would require a 10% growth in the profession.

Salary

A speech therapist in Minnesota earns $54,200 per year on average. The counties in Minnesota with the highest average salary for a speech therapist are:

  1. Anoka County - $53,020 per year

More Information

For more data regarding a career in speech therapy in Minnesota 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 Minnesota
  • Master's Degree in Speech Therapy in Minnesota
  • Doctoral Degree in Speech Therapy in Minnesota

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Distance School City State Rating Acceptance Rate Student Population
6,383 miles from location University of Minnesota-Twin Cities Minneapolis MN 86.0842 32% 51,659
6,426 miles from location Saint Cloud State University Saint Cloud MN 31.3343 45% 18,123
6,423 miles from location Minnesota State University-Mankato Mankato MN 31.8355 42% 14,955
6,323 miles from location University of Minnesota-Duluth Duluth MN 64.3966 37% 11,664
6,544 miles from location Minnesota State University-Moorhead Moorhead MN 24.7584 47% 7,510
 

Curious what studying Speech Therapy gets you?

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

Rank Profession Employment Number Avg Salary Job Growth (past 5 yrs)
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Speech-Language Pathologists + 2,190 $61,880 -10.6%
 

Got your degree? Time to find a job!

Below are speech therapy related jobs in Minnesota