Speech Therapy in Nevada

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Schools Offering Speech Therapy Programs in Nevada


Each year, approximately 0.1% of Nevada graduates receive degrees in speech therapy. In other words, every year an estimated 56 speech therapists graduate from Nevada's 2 speech therapy schools.

Top Schools

University of Nevada-Reno, which is located in Reno, is the top-ranked school in Nevada that has a speech therapy program. It received a ranking of 70th in the country in 2010. 46 students graduated with a degree in speech therapy from University of Nevada-Reno in 2010. Tuition at University of Nevada-Reno was $5,561 per year.

Nevada State College, which is located in Henderson, is the second-ranked school in Nevada that has a speech therapy program. It received a ranking of 88th in the country in 2010. In 2010, Nevada State College graduated 10 students from its speech therapy program. The tuition rate at Nevada State College was $3,563 per year.

Cost

If you are hoping to attend one of Nevada's speech therapy schools, you can expect to pay an average tuition of $4,562 per year, though tuition can range from $5,561 per year to $3,563 per year. In 2010, the following Nevada speech therapy schools had the highest tuition rates:

  1. University of Nevada-Reno - located in Reno, students are charged $5,561 per year
  2. Nevada State College - located in Henderson, students are charged $3,563 per year

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

  1. Nevada State College - located in Henderson, students are charged $3,563 per year
  2. University of Nevada-Reno - located in Reno, students are charged $5,561 per year

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

A large number of Nevada speech therapy graduates become speech therapists. Nevada had 120 speech therapists in 2010. The largest populations of Nevada speech therapists are working in the following counties:

  1. Clark County - 90 speech therapists

Projected Growth

The government projects that the number of speech therapists in Nevada will grow by 13%. By 2018, there will be an estimated 330 speech therapists working in Nevada.

Salary

A speech therapist in Nevada makes an average of $75,100 per year. On average a speech therapist earns the most in the following Nevada counties:

  1. Clark County - $80,310 per year

More Information

The charts and graphs below have additional Nevada statistics regarding a career in speech therapy. Take a look and compare salaries with various 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 Nevada
  • Master's Degree in Speech Therapy in Nevada
  • Doctoral Degree in Speech Therapy in Nevada

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Distance School City State Rating Acceptance Rate Student Population
7,784 miles from location University of Nevada-Reno Reno NV 29.9905 49% 16,875
7,605 miles from location Nevada State College Henderson NV 12.2875 49% 2,516
 

Curious what studying Speech Therapy gets you?

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

Rank Profession Employment Number Avg Salary Job Growth (past 5 yrs)
1
Healthcare support workers, all other + 2,460 $35,200
2
Speech-language pathologists + 330 $96,160
3
Therapists, all other + 120 $72,470
 

Got your degree? Time to find a job!

Below are speech therapy related jobs in Nevada