Speech Therapy in New Mexico

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There are schools offering speech therapy programs in New Mexico!

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Schools Offering Speech Therapy Programs in New Mexico


Each year, roughly 0.1% of New Mexico students graduate with degrees in speech therapy. In other words, every year an estimated 63 speech therapists graduate from New Mexico's 2 speech therapy schools.

Top Schools

The top-ranked school in New Mexico with a speech therapy program is University of New Mexico-Main Campus, which is located in Albuquerque. In 2010, it was ranked 68th nationwide. In 2010, 35 students graduated from University of New Mexico-Main Campus' speech therapy program. Tuition at University of New Mexico-Main Campus was $5,506 per year.

The second-ranked school in New Mexico that has a speech therapy program is Eastern New Mexico University-Main Campus. Eastern New Mexico University-Main Campus, which was ranked 78th in the country in 2010, is located in Portales. 28 students graduated with degree in speech therapy from Eastern New Mexico University-Main Campus in 2010. Students at Eastern New Mexico University-Main Campus paid $3,900 per year in tuition fees.

Cost

Speech therapy schools in New Mexico, charge students an average tuition of $4,703 per year. But, tuition can be as much as $5,506 per year, or as little as $3,900 per year. The highest tuition rates in 2010 at New Mexico speech therapy schools were charged at the following schools:

  1. University of New Mexico-Main Campus - located in Albuquerque, students are charged $5,506 per year
  2. Eastern New Mexico University-Main Campus - located in Portales, students are charged $3,900 per year

The following New Mexico speech therapy schools had the lowest tuition rates:

  1. Eastern New Mexico University-Main Campus - located in Portales, students are charged $3,900 per year
  2. University of New Mexico-Main Campus - located in Albuquerque, students are charged $5,506 per year

A speech therapy degree from a New Mexico school... what next?

Most people who graduate from speech therapy school in New Mexico go on to work as a speech therapist. 30 speech therapists were working in New Mexico in 2010. The New Mexico counties with the largest populations of speech therapists are:

Salary

A speech therapist in New Mexico earns $49,600 per year on average.

More Information

Take a look at the graphs and charts below for additional New Mexico 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 New Mexico
  • Master's Degree in Speech Therapy in New Mexico

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Distance School City State Rating Acceptance Rate Student Population
7,163 miles from location University of New Mexico-Main Campus Albuquerque NM 31.7802 54% 27,241
6,986 miles from location Eastern New Mexico University-Main Campus Portales NM 22.1305 52% 4,679
 

Curious what studying Speech Therapy gets you?

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

Rank Profession Employment Number Avg Salary Job Growth (past 5 yrs)
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Speech-Language Pathologists + 1,030 $68,390 -8.0%
 

Got your degree? Time to find a job!

Below are speech therapy related jobs in New Mexico