Toledo has a total population of 313,619 and a student population of 26,794. Of these students, 23,064 are enrolled in schools that offer physical therapy programs.
Of the 1 physical therapy schools in Toledo, the largest physical therapy school, by student population, is University of Toledo. In 2010, approximately 25 students graduated from the Physical Therapy program at University of Toledo.
In 2010, 25 students graduated with a physical therapy degree in Toledo. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $21,481 per year in tuition if you are eligible for instate tuition. Out of state tuition for all Toledo physical therapy schools was an average of $30,293 per year in 2009.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $750 for physical therapy related books and supplies each year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $9,478 per year, on average, for room and board at Toledo-based physical therapy schools. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $13,056.
If you plan on staying in Toledo after graduating from physical therapy school, you should know that job prospects for physical therapists in Toledo, which is the most popular physical therapy profession, are good. There were 7,650 physical therapists working in Ohio and 370 working in the greater Toledo area in 2010. The number of physical therapists in Toledo is expected to increase by 23% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for physical therapists.
As a physical therapist in Toledo, you can expect to make an average salary of $80,220 per year. This is higher than the average salary for physical therapists in the state.