Deerfield has a total population of 18,420 and a student population of 2,730. Of these students, 2,730 are enrolled in schools that offer physical therapy programs.
Deerfield's largest physical therapy school is Trinity International University. Approximately 7 students graduated in 2010 from Trinity International University with credentials in physical therapy.
A reported 7 students graduated with credentials in physical therapy in Deerfield in 2010. In 2009 tuition at physical therapy schools in Deerfield was $22,370 per year, on average.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $1,120 for physical therapy related books and supplies each year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $7,430 per year, on average, for room and board at Deerfield-based physical therapy schools. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $0.
After graduating with your credentials in physical therapy, if you decide to work as a physical therapist in Deerfield, your job prospects are good. In 2010, there were 7,410 physical therapists in Illinois. Of these physical therapists, 490 were working in the greater Deerfield area. By the year 2018, the number of physical therapists is expected to increase by 29% in Deerfield. This anticipated change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for physical therapists.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a physical therapist in Deerfield is $78,140 per year, which is higher than the average for physical therapists state-wide.