Lansing has a general population of 119,128 and an overall student population of 21,903. Approximately 21,123 of Lansing's students are enrolled in schools that offer physical therapy programs.
Lansing's largest physical therapy school is Lansing Community College. In 2010, Lansing Community College graduated approximately 0 students from its physical therapy program.
If you decide to attend a physical therapy school in Lansing, you can expect to pay an average yearly tuition of $2,240.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $1,500 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a physical therapy program in Lansing.
After graduating with your credentials in physical therapy, if you decide to work as a physical therapist in Lansing, your job prospects are good. There were 6,980 physical therapists working in Michigan and 250 working in the greater Lansing area in 2010. The government projects that the number of physical therapists in Lansing will 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 Lansing, you can expect to make an average salary of $74,510 per year. This is lower than the average salary for physical therapists in the state.