Each year, an average of 9 students graduate from physical therapy assistant schools in Nevada. If you too are interested in a career in physical therapy assisting, Nevada has 1 physical therapy assistant schools for you to choose from. You can expect to pay an average of $2,010 per year in tuition for a degree in physical therapy assisting in Nevada state.
College of Southern Nevada is the largest physical therapy assistant school in the state of Nevada, based on number of students. It is located in Las Vegas and is accredited by the Northwest Commission on Colleges and Universities. Approximately 9 students graduated with a physical therapy assisting degree from College of Southern Nevada in 2009, which is 100% of the total state physical therapy assisting graduates for that year. If you decide to attend College of Southern Nevada, you can expect to pay approximately $2,010 per year to earn your degree in physical therapy assisting.
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 Nevada, it is important to know that the job outlook for physical therapy assisting graduates in the state is good. There are currently an estimated 360 physical therapy assistants working in Nevada. This number is projected to increase to 490 by the year 2018. This indicates a 35% change in the number of physical therapy assistants in Nevada.
If you work as a physical therapy assistant in Nevada, your yearly salary can range from less than $17,115 to more than $34,270. But the median salary for physical therapy assistants earn $23,805 per year, in Nevada.