Alpena has a total population of 11,304 and a student population of 2,077. Of these students, 2,077 are enrolled in schools that offer physical therapy programs.
Alpena's largest physical therapy school is Alpena Community College. In 2010, Alpena Community College graduated approximately 6 students with credentials in physical therapy.
In 2010, 6 students graduated with a physical therapy degree from one of Alpena's physical therapy schools. If you decide to attend a physical therapy school in Alpena, you can expect to pay an average yearly tuition of $3,040.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $800 for physical therapy related books and supplies each year.
If you decide to work as a physical therapist in Alpena, your job prospects are good. In 2010, 1 out of every 58 physical therapists in Michigan were working in the greater Alpena area. The number of physical therapists in Alpena is expected to increase by 26% by the year 2018. This projected change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for physical therapists.
As a physical therapist in Alpena, you can expect to make an average salary of $69,940 per year. This is lower than the average salary for physical therapists in the state.