Speech Therapy in Oklahoma

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Schools Offering Speech Therapy Programs in Oklahoma


Each year, approximately 0.2% of Oklahoma graduates receive degrees in speech therapy. Thus, Oklahoma's 6 speech therapy schools put out approximately 206 speech therapists each year.

Top Schools

Oklahoma State University-Main Campus, which was ranked 64th nationwide in 2010, is the top-ranked school in Oklahoma that has a speech therapy program. It is located in Stillwater. In 2010, 61 students graduated from Oklahoma State University-Main Campus' speech therapy program. Oklahoma State University-Main Campus charged in-state students $6,779 in tuition fees per year.

University of Tulsa, which is located in Tulsa, is the second-ranked school in Oklahoma that has a speech therapy program. It received a ranking of 69th in the country in 2010. 19 students graduated with degree in speech therapy from University of Tulsa in 2010. Students at University of Tulsa paid $28,735 per year in tuition fees.

The third-ranked school in Oklahoma that has a speech therapy program is University of Central Oklahoma. University of Central Oklahoma, which was ranked 73rd in the country in 2010, is located in Edmond. 42 students graduated with degree in speech therapy from University of Central Oklahoma in 2010. University of Central Oklahoma charged in-state students $4,456 in tuition fees per year.

Cost

Speech therapy schools in Oklahoma, charge students an average tuition of $8,017 per year. But, tuition can be as much as $28,735 per year, or as little as $3,744 per year. In 2010, the speech therapy schools that charged the highest tuition rates in Oklahoma were:

  1. University of Tulsa - located in Tulsa, students are charged $28,735 per year
  2. Oklahoma State University-Main Campus - located in Stillwater, students are charged $6,779 per year
  3. University of Central Oklahoma - located in Edmond, students are charged $4,456 per year

The speech therapy schools in Oklahoma that charged the lowest tuition rates were:

  1. University of Science and Arts of Oklahoma - located in Chickasha, students are charged $3,744 per year
  2. Northeastern State University - located in Tahlequah, students are charged $4,385 per year
  3. University of Central Oklahoma - located in Edmond, students are charged $4,456 per year

A speech therapy degree from an Oklahoma school... what next?

The highest percentage of speech therapy graduates in Oklahoma pursue careers as a speech therapist. If you decide to work as a speech therapist in Oklahoma, you will be joining the ranks of approximately 50 Oklahoma speech therapists as of 2010. In Oklahoma, the largest numbers of speech therapists work in the following counties:

  1. Canadian County - 30 speech therapists

Salary

A speech therapist in Oklahoma earns $41,380 per year on average. The following counties in Oklahoma have the highest average salaries for speech therapists:

  1. Canadian County - $42,920 per year

More Information

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

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Distance School City State Rating Acceptance Rate Student Population
6,620 miles from location Oklahoma State University-Main Campus Stillwater OK 35.9758 48% 23,033
6,645 miles from location University of Central Oklahoma Edmond OK 26.9395 57% 16,092
6,503 miles from location Northeastern State University Tahlequah OK 24.2073 60% 9,239
6,595 miles from location University of Tulsa Tulsa OK 30.981 30% 4,187
6,647 miles from location University of Oklahoma Health Sciences Center Oklahoma City OK 2.09335 n/a 3,934
6,675 miles from location University of Science and Arts of Oklahoma Chickasha OK 22.9487 64% 1,091
 

Curious what studying Speech Therapy gets you?

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

Rank Profession Employment Number Avg Salary Job Growth (past 5 yrs)
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Speech-Language Pathologists + 1,430 $58,820 11.7%
 

Got your degree? Time to find a job!

Below are speech therapy related jobs in Oklahoma