With an overall population of 1,670 and a student population of 2,749, approximately 2,749 of Langston students attend one of Langston's schools that offer physical therapy programs.
Langston University is the largest physical therapy school in Langston, based on student population. In 2010, Langston University graduated approximately 15 students from its physical therapy program.
In 2010, 15 students graduated with a physical therapy degree in Langston. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $14,509 per year in tuition if you are eligible for instate tuition. Out of state tuition for all Langston physical therapy schools was an average of $20,089 per year in 2009.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $1,291 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a physical therapy program in Langston. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $7,980 per year, on average, for room and board. If you live at home, you can cut this cost down to approximately $0.
If you plan on staying in Langston after graduating from physical therapy school, you should know that job prospects for physical therapists in Langston, which is the most popular physical therapy profession, are good. In 2010, there were 1,970 physical therapists in Oklahoma. Of these physical therapists, 790 were working in the greater Langston area. By the year 2018, the number of physical therapists is expected to increase by 27% in Langston. This projected change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for physical therapists.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a physical therapist in Langston is $72,550 per year. This is lower than the state-wide average salary for physical therapists.