With an overall population of 21,574 and a student population of 3,967, approximately 2,351 of Adrian students attend one of Adrian's schools that offer physical therapy assistant programs.
Adrian's largest physical therapy assistant school is Siena Heights University. In 2010, approximately 7 students graduated from the Physical Therapy Assisting program at Siena Heights University.
In 2010, 7 students graduated with a physical therapy assisting degree from one of Adrian's physical therapy assistant schools. In 2009 tuition at physical therapy assistant schools in Adrian was $19,210 per year, on average.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $750 for physical therapy assisting related books and supplies each year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $7,070 per year, on average, for room and board. If you live at home, you can cut this cost down to approximately $0.
Many physical therapy assisting graduates choose to work as physical therapy assistants after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Adrian, your job prospects are good. In 2010, 1 out of every 9 physical therapy assistants in Michigan were working in the greater Adrian area. The government projects that the number of physical therapy assistants in Adrian will increase by 28% by the year 2018. This projected change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for physical therapy assistants.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a physical therapy assistant in Adrian is $37,470 per year, which is lower than the average for physical therapy assistants state-wide.