Utica has a general population of 60,651 and an overall student population of 13,663. Approximately 3,273 of Utica's students are enrolled in schools that offer physical therapy programs.
The largest physical therapy school in Utica, by student population, is Utica College. In 2010, Utica College graduated approximately 70 students with credentials in physical therapy.
A reported 70 students graduated with credentials in physical therapy in Utica in 2010. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $27,284 per year in tuition costs.
You should also anticipate spending about $984 for physical therapy related books and supplies every year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $10,850 per year, on average, for room and board at Utica-based physical therapy schools. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $30,742.
If you decide to work as a physical therapist in Utica, your job prospects are good. In 2010, there were 13,770 physical therapists in New York. Of these physical therapists, 270 were working in the greater Utica area. Utica's physical therapist workforce is projected to increase by 22% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for physical therapists.
As a physical therapist in Utica, you can expect to make an average salary of $62,370 per year. This is lower than the average salary for physical therapists in the state.