With an overall population of 16,256 and a student population of 7,615, approximately 7,208 of Batavia students attend one of Batavia's schools that offer physical therapy assistant programs.
The largest physical therapy assistant school in Batavia, by student population, is Genesee Community College. Approximately 22 students graduated in 2010 from Genesee Community College with credentials in physical therapy assisting.
In 2010, 22 students graduated with a physical therapy assisting degree from one of Batavia's physical therapy assistant schools. If you decide to attend a physical therapy assistant school in Batavia, you can expect to pay an average yearly tuition of $3,720.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $985 for physical therapy assisting related books and supplies each year.
Many physical therapy assisting graduates choose to work as physical therapy assistants after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Batavia, your job prospects are good. In 2010, of the 3,780 physical therapy assistants in New York, 100 were working in the greater Batavia area. The number of physical therapy assistants in Batavia is expected to increase by 24% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for physical therapy assistants.
As a physical therapy assistant in Batavia, you can expect to make an average salary of $35,110 per year. This is lower than the average salary for physical therapy assistants in the state.