Loretto has a general population of 1,190 and an overall student population of 2,300. Approximately 2,300 of Loretto's students are enrolled in schools that offer physical therapy programs.
Loretto's largest physical therapy school is Saint Francis University. Approximately 64 students graduated in 2010 from Saint Francis University with credentials in physical therapy.
In 2010, 64 students graduated with a physical therapy degree from one of Loretto's physical therapy schools. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $25,554 per year in tuition costs.
You should also anticipate spending about $1,500 for physical therapy related books and supplies every year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $8,716 per year, on average, for room and board. If you live at home, you can cut this cost down to approximately $30,554.
Many physical therapy graduates choose to work as physical therapists after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Loretto, your job prospects are good. The number of physical therapists in Loretto is expected to increase by 16% by the year 2018. This projected change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for physical therapists.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a physical therapist in Loretto is $66,330 per year. This is lower than the state-wide average salary for physical therapists.