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Respiratory Therapy Schools in Alabama

There are two Alabama schools offering respiratory therapy programs. 62 students graduated with degrees from Alabama respiratory therapy schools in 2010.

Overview

On average, 38 students graduate from respiratory therapy programs in Alabama per year. This accounts for about 11% of students who US schools graduate from respiratory therapy programs. 62 students graduated with a respiratory therapy degree at the associate's level in 2010.

Two respiratory therapy schools are located in this state. And of these, two schools are public. Tuition at a public respiratory therapy school varies from $3,270 to $3,570.

Average tuition for respiratory therapy programs is $3,441.

Alabama respiratory therapy schools offer associates degrees.

Respiratory Therapy Program Completions in Alabama 2008 - 2010

On average, 38 students graduate from respiratory therapy programs in Alabama per year. This accounts for about 11% of students who US schools graduate from respiratory therapy programs. 62 students graduated with a respiratory therapy degree at the associate's level in 2010.

Respiratory Therapy Program Completions in Alabama 2008 - 2010

  • Associate 2008: 14
  • Associate 2009: 25
  • Associate 2010: 62

Respiratory Therapy Program Availability in Alabama

Alabama schools offer a total of three respiratory therapy programs.

Respiratory Therapy Program Availability in Alabama

  • Associate: 3

Respiratory Therapists — Salary by Percentile

Respiratory Therapists — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 34610
  • 25th Percentile: 39560
  • Median: 44850
  • 75th Percentile: 51620
  • 90th Percentile: 58410

Respiratory Therapy Technicians — Salary by Percentile

Respiratory Therapy Technicians — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 23680
  • 25th Percentile: 28930
  • Median: 35420
  • 75th Percentile: 43360
  • 90th Percentile: 50540

Respiratory Therapists — Employment Trend

Respiratory Therapists — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 41240
  • Median Salary 2007: 42950
  • Median Salary 2008: 44750
  • Median Salary 2009: 45230
  • Median Salary 2010: 44850
  • Total Employed 2006: 2195
  • Total Employed 2007: 2220
  • Total Employed 2008: 1510
  • Total Employed 2009: 1640
  • Total Employed 2010: 1940

Respiratory Therapy Technicians — Employment Trend

Respiratory Therapy Technicians — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 32150
  • Median Salary 2007: 34740
  • Median Salary 2008: 35730
  • Median Salary 2009: 36820
  • Median Salary 2010: 35420
  • Total Employed 2006: 580
  • Total Employed 2007: 640
  • Total Employed 2008: 550
  • Total Employed 2009: 540
  • Total Employed 2010: 470

Alabama vs National Respiratory Therapy Employment

Alabama vs National Respiratory Therapy Employment

  • Employed in Alabama: 1.962% (2410)

Respiratory Therapy Schools in Alabama

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1. Shelton State Community College

9500 Old Greensboro Rd
Tuscaloosa, AL 35405-8522
(205) 391-2211

Shelton State Community College, which is near the heart of downtown, is located in Tuscaloosa, AL and this college offers one program in respiratory therapy. 6,075 students pursue degrees in 44 Shelton State Community College programs, overall. This college is the third oldest institution in the state of Alabama offering respiratory therapy programs.

2. George C Wallace State Community College - Hanceville

801 Main St NW
Hanceville, AL 35077-2000
(256) 352-8000

George C Wallace State Community College-Hanceville, which is very close to Hanceville, Alabama, is in a rural setting and this college offers one respiratory therapy program. It is a public 2-year institution. It is the second oldest institution in the state of Alabama offering programs in respiratory therapy.

3. George C Wallace State Community College - Dothan

1141 Wallace Drive
Dothan, AL 36303-9234
(334) 983-3521

Founded in 1947, George C Wallace State Community College-Dothan is a public 2-year institution. This college, which is 7.9 miles from the center of the city, is located in Dothan, AL. This college offers subjects such as healthcare and electrical technology. It offers 20 certificates and 22 associates level degrees to students. In 2010, 4,874 students sought degrees from the 30 programs at this community college. The Southern Association of Colleges and Schools, Commission on Colleges accredits this community college. This community college is one of 23 community colleges in Alabama.