Greenville has a general population of 56,002 and an overall student population of 23,889. Approximately 15,089 of Greenville's students are enrolled in schools that offer occupational therapy programs.
The largest occupational therapy school in Greenville, by student population, is Greenville Technical College. In 2010, Greenville Technical College graduated approximately 26 students with credentials in occupational therapy.
A reported 26 students graduated with credentials in occupational therapy in Greenville in 2010. In 2009 tuition at occupational therapy schools in Greenville was $3,492 per year, on average.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $998 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a occupational therapy program in Greenville.
If you plan on staying in Greenville after graduating from occupational therapy school, you should know that job prospects for occupational therapists in Greenville, which is the most popular occupational therapy profession, are good. In 2010, there were 1,250 occupational therapists in South Carolina. Of these occupational therapists, 140 were working in the greater Greenville area. Greenville's occupational therapist workforce is projected to increase by 23% by the year 2018. 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 Greenville is $66,840 per year. This is lower than the state-wide average salary for occupational therapists.