Pomona has a total population of 4,019 and a student population of 7,559. Of these students, 7,559 are enrolled in schools that offer physical therapy programs.
Of the 1 physical therapy schools in Pomona, the largest physical therapy school, by student population, is The Richard Stockton College of New Jersey. In 2010, The Richard Stockton College of New Jersey graduated approximately 29 students with credentials in physical therapy.
A reported 29 students graduated with credentials in physical therapy in Pomona in 2010. Tuition in 2009 at Pomona's physical therapy schools was $27,860 per year for instate students and $33,543 per year for out of state students.
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 Pomona. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $10,694 per year, on average, for room and board. If you live at home, you can cut this cost down to approximately $16,881.
If you plan on staying in Pomona after graduating from physical therapy school, you should know that job prospects for physical therapists in Pomona, which is the most popular physical therapy profession, are good. In 2010, there were 6,750 physical therapists in New Jersey. Of these physical therapists, 210 were working in the greater Pomona area. By the year 2018, the number of physical therapists is expected to increase by 20% in Pomona. This anticipated change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for physical therapists.
As a physical therapist in Pomona, you can expect to make an average salary of $78,880 per year. This is lower than the average salary for physical therapists in the state.