With an overall population of 10,622 and a student population of 9,673, approximately 9,673 of Dobbs Ferry students attend one of Dobbs Ferry's schools that offer physical therapy programs.
The largest physical therapy school in Dobbs Ferry, by student population, is Mercy College. In 2010, Mercy College graduated approximately 16 students with credentials in physical therapy.
A reported 16 students graduated with credentials in physical therapy in Dobbs Ferry in 2010. In 2009 tuition at physical therapy schools in Dobbs Ferry was $16,490 per year, on average.
You should also anticipate spending about $1,320 for physical therapy related books and supplies every year. And if you live on campus at one of the Dobbs Ferry-based physical therapy schools, you will have an added expense of $10,812 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $20,710.
After graduating with your credentials in physical therapy, if you decide to work as a physical therapist in Dobbs Ferry, your job prospects are good. There were 13,770 physical therapists working in New York and 7,450 working in the greater Dobbs Ferry area in 2010. Dobbs Ferry's physical therapist workforce is projected to increase by 22% 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 Dobbs Ferry is $81,970 per year. This is higher than the state-wide average salary for physical therapists.