With an overall population of 147,306 and a student population of 40,837, approximately 1,441 of Syracuse students attend one of Syracuse's schools that offer physical therapy programs.
The largest physical therapy school in Syracuse, by student population, is Upstate Medical University. Approximately 51 students graduated in 2010 from Upstate Medical University with credentials in physical therapy.
A total of 51 students graduated with credentials in physical therapy from physical therapy schools in Syracuse in 2010.
And if you live on campus at one of the Syracuse-based physical therapy schools, you will have an added expense of $4,127 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $0.
If you decide to work as a physical therapist in Syracuse, your job prospects are good. There were 13,770 physical therapists working in New York and 520 working in the greater Syracuse area in 2010. The number of physical therapists in Syracuse is expected to increase by 22% by the year 2018. This projected change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for physical therapists.
As a physical therapist in Syracuse, you can expect to make an average salary of $61,660 per year. This is lower than the average salary for physical therapists in the state.