Princess Anne has a general population of 2,313 and an overall student population of 4,433. Approximately 4,433 of Princess Anne's students are enrolled in schools that offer physical therapy programs.
Princess Anne's largest physical therapy school is University of Maryland Eastern Shore. In 2010, University of Maryland Eastern Shore graduated approximately 15 students from its physical therapy program.
A total of 15 students graduated with credentials in physical therapy from physical therapy schools in Princess Anne in 2010. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $18,912 per year in tuition if you are eligible for instate tuition. Out of state tuition for all Princess Anne physical therapy schools was an average of $26,136 per year in 2009.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $1,800 for physical therapy related books and supplies each year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $7,230 per year, on average, for room and board. If you live at home, you can cut this cost down to approximately $0.
If you plan on staying in Princess Anne after graduating from physical therapy school, you should know that job prospects for physical therapists in Princess Anne, which is the most popular physical therapy profession, are good. In 2010, of the 3,900 physical therapists in Maryland, 70 were working in the greater Princess Anne area. The number of physical therapists in Princess Anne is expected to increase by 34% by the year 2018. This projected change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for physical therapists.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a physical therapist in Princess Anne is $79,420 per year. This is lower than the state-wide average salary for physical therapists.