With an overall population of 40,468 and a student population of 20,496, approximately 18,971 of Harrisonburg students attend one of Harrisonburg's schools that offer occupational therapy programs.
The largest occupational therapy school in Harrisonburg, by student population, is James Madison University. In 2010, approximately 18 students graduated from the Occupational Therapy program at James Madison University.
In 2010, 18 students graduated with an occupational therapy degree in Harrisonburg. If you decide to attend one of Harrisonburg's occupational therapy schools, you can expect to pay an average of $19,302 per year in instate tuition and $31,434 per year in out of state tuition.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $876 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a occupational therapy program in Harrisonburg. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $7,690 per year, on average, for room and board. If you live at home, you can cut this cost down to approximately $0.
After graduating with your credentials in occupational therapy, if you decide to work as an occupational therapist in Harrisonburg, your job prospects are good. The government projects that the number of occupational therapists in Harrisonburg will increase by 27% by the year 2018. This projected change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for occupational therapists.