With an overall population of 2,108 and a student population of 4,767, approximately 4,767 of Harrison students attend one of Harrison's schools that offer physical therapy assistant programs.
Mid Michigan Community College is the largest physical therapy assistant school in Harrison, based on student population. In 2010, approximately 12 students graduated from the Physical Therapy Assisting program at Mid Michigan Community College.
In 2010, 12 students graduated with a physical therapy assisting degree from one of Harrison's physical therapy assistant schools. If you decide to attend a physical therapy assistant school in Harrison, you can expect to pay an average yearly tuition of $2,040.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $1,170 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a physical therapy assistant program in Harrison.
If you plan on staying in Harrison after graduating from physical therapy assistant school, you should know that job prospects for physical therapy assistants in Harrison, which is the most popular physical therapy assisting profession, are good. There were 2,690 physical therapy assistants working in Michigan and 840 working in the greater Harrison area in 2010. By the year 2018, the number of physical therapy assistants is expected to increase by 28% in Harrison. 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 Harrison is $40,840 per year, which is lower than the average for physical therapy assistants state-wide.