Winterville has a general population of 4,791 and an overall student population of 7,512. Approximately 7,512 of Winterville's students are enrolled in schools that offer occupational therapy programs.
Winterville's largest occupational therapy school is Pitt Community College. Approximately 20 students graduated in 2010 from Pitt Community College with credentials in occupational therapy.
In 2010, 20 students graduated with an occupational therapy degree in Winterville. In 2009 tuition at occupational therapy schools in Winterville was $1,686 per year, on average.
You should also anticipate spending about $800 for occupational therapy related books and supplies every year.
After graduating with your credentials in occupational therapy, if you decide to work as an occupational therapist in Winterville, your job prospects are good. There were 2,720 occupational therapists working in North Carolina and 60 working in the greater Winterville area in 2010. Winterville's occupational therapist workforce is projected to increase by 19% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for occupational therapists.
The average salary you can expect to earn as an occupational therapist in Winterville is $78,820 per year, which is higher than the average for occupational therapists state-wide.