In Idaho an estimated 20 students graduate from physical therapy assistant schools every year. If you too are interested in studying physical therapy assisting, Idaho has 1 physical therapy assistant schools from which you can choose. At physical therapy assistant schools in Idaho, you can expect to pay $4,968 per year in tuition for a degree in physical therapy assisting.
Located in Pocatello, Idaho State University is the largest physical therapy assistant school in Idaho, based on student population. In 2009, a reported 20 students graduated with a physical therapy assisting degree from Idaho State University. This was 100% of the total physical therapy assisting graduates in Idaho for that year. Tuition at Idaho State University, was $4,968 per year in 2010.
A majority of those with a degree in physical therapy assisting choose to become physical therapy assistants. If after graduation, you are planning on working in Idaho, it is important to know that the job outlook for physical therapy assisting graduates in the state is good. Approximately 410 physical therapy assistants are currently working in Idaho. This number is projected to increase to 570 by the year 2018. This indicates a 38% change in the number of physical therapy assistants in Idaho.
If you work as a physical therapy assistant in Idaho, your yearly salary can range from less than $17,337 to more than $28,497. But the median salary for physical therapy assistants earn $22,182 per year, in Idaho.