Iola has a total population of 6,302 and a student population of 3,124. Of these students, 3,124 are enrolled in schools that offer physical therapy programs.
Iola's largest physical therapy school is Allen County Community College. In 2010, Allen County Community College graduated approximately 0 students from its physical therapy program.
In 2009 tuition at physical therapy schools in Iola was $2,016 per year, on average.
You should also anticipate spending about $420 for physical therapy related books and supplies every year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $4,250 per year, on average, for room and board at Iola-based physical therapy schools. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $6,176.
Many physical therapy graduates choose to work as physical therapists after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Iola, your job prospects are good. In 2010, there were 1,850 physical therapists in Kansas. Of these physical therapists, 370 were working in the greater Iola area. The government projects that the number of physical therapists in Iola will increase by 24% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for physical therapists.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a physical therapist in Iola is $72,830 per year. This is higher than the state-wide average salary for physical therapists.