With an overall population of 31,473 and a student population of 6,099, approximately 2,881 of Bangor students attend one of Bangor's schools that offer physical therapy programs.
Of the 1 physical therapy schools in Bangor, the largest physical therapy school, by student population, is Husson University. In 2010, approximately 49 students graduated from the Physical Therapy program at Husson University.
A reported 49 students graduated with credentials in physical therapy in Bangor in 2010. If you decide to attend a physical therapy school in Bangor, you can expect to pay an average yearly tuition of $12,990.
You should also anticipate spending about $1,000 for physical therapy related books and supplies every year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $6,994 per year, on average, for room and board. If you live at home, you can cut this cost down to approximately $16,290.
Many physical therapy graduates choose to work as physical therapists after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Bangor, your job prospects are good. In 2010, 1 out of every 13 physical therapists in Maine were working in the greater Bangor area. By the year 2018, the number of physical therapists is expected to increase by 16% in Bangor. This anticipated change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for physical therapists.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a physical therapist in Bangor is $62,040 per year, which is lower than the average for physical therapists state-wide.