Each year, in Maine, an average of 15 students graduate with credentials in physical therapy assisting. Maine has 1 physical therapy assistant schools to choose from, if you are interested in studying physical therapy assisting. You can expect to pay an average of $3,114 per year in tuition for a degree in physical therapy assisting in Maine state.
Kennebec Valley Community College is the largest physical therapy assistant school in the state of Maine, based on number of students. It is located in Fairfield. Approximately 15 students graduated with a physical therapy assisting degree from Kennebec Valley Community College in 2009, which was 100% of the total state physical therapy assisting graduates for that year. If you decide to attend Kennebec Valley Community College, you can expect to pay approximately $3,114 per year to earn your degree in physical therapy assisting.
A majority of those with an education in physical therapy assisting pursue a career as a physical therapy assistant. The job outlook for physical therapy assistants in Maine is good. An estimated 160 physical therapy assistants are in Maine state. The government expects, by 2018, for this number to increase by 21%, or to 200 physical therapy assistants.
In Maine, as a physical therapy assistant, you can expect to earn a salary of anywhere from less than $16,820 per year to more than $32,340 per year. In Maine, physical therapy assistants make an average of $21,600 per year.