With an overall population of 35,918 and a student population of 1,915, approximately 1,915 of North Chicago students attend one of North Chicago's schools that offer physical therapy programs.
Of the 1 physical therapy schools in North Chicago, the largest physical therapy school, by student population, is Rosalind Franklin University of Medicine and Science. Approximately 48 students graduated in 2010 from Rosalind Franklin University of Medicine and Science with credentials in physical therapy.
A total of 48 students graduated with credentials in physical therapy from physical therapy schools in North Chicago in 2010.
And if you live on campus at one of the North Chicago-based physical therapy schools, you will have an added expense of $8,863 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $0.
Many physical therapy graduates choose to work as physical therapists after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in North Chicago, your job prospects are good. In 2010, of the 7,410 physical therapists in Illinois, 490 were working in the greater North Chicago area. The government projects that the number of physical therapists in North Chicago will increase by 29% by the year 2018. 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 North Chicago is $78,140 per year. This is higher than the state-wide average salary for physical therapists.
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