With an overall population of 16,988 and a student population of 9,577, approximately 3,702 of Kirksville students attend one of Kirksville's schools that offer physical therapy programs.
The largest physical therapy school in Kirksville, by student population, is A T Still University of Health Sciences. In 2010, approximately 222 students graduated from the Physical Therapy program at A T Still University of Health Sciences.
In 2010, 222 students graduated with a physical therapy degree from one of Kirksville's physical therapy schools.
Many physical therapy graduates choose to work as physical therapists after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Kirksville, your job prospects are good. There were 4,240 physical therapists working in Missouri and 160 working in the greater Kirksville area in 2010. The government projects that the number of physical therapists in Kirksville will increase by 19% by the year 2018. This projected change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for physical therapists.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a physical therapist in Kirksville is $75,460 per year, which is higher than the average for physical therapists state-wide.