With an overall population of 64,112 and a student population of 41,474, approximately 17,352 of Daytona Beach students attend one of Daytona Beach's schools that offer occupational therapy programs.
Of the 1 occupational therapy schools in Daytona Beach, the largest occupational therapy school, by student population, is Daytona State College. In 2010, Daytona State College graduated approximately 21 students from its occupational therapy program.
In 2010, 21 students graduated with an occupational therapy degree in Daytona Beach. If you decide to attend a occupational therapy school in Daytona Beach, you can expect to pay an average yearly tuition of $2,666.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $900 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a occupational therapy program in Daytona Beach.
If you plan on staying in Daytona Beach after graduating from occupational therapy school, you should know that job prospects for occupational therapists in Daytona Beach, which is the most popular occupational therapy profession, are good. In 2010, of the 6,100 occupational therapists in Florida, 140 were working in the greater Daytona Beach area. By the year 2018, the number of occupational therapists is expected to increase by 25% in Daytona Beach. This projected change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for occupational therapists.
The average salary you can expect to earn as an occupational therapist in Daytona Beach is $75,260 per year. This is higher than the state-wide average salary for occupational therapists.