With an overall population of 39,643 and a student population of 5,148, approximately 4,137 of Sumter students attend one of Sumter's schools that offer physical therapy assistant programs.
Central Carolina Technical College is the largest physical therapy assistant school in Sumter, based on student population. In 2010, Central Carolina Technical College graduated approximately 3 students from its physical therapy assisting program.
A reported 3 students graduated with credentials in physical therapy assisting in Sumter in 2010. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $3,320 per year in tuition costs.
You should also anticipate spending about $945 for physical therapy assisting related books and supplies every year.
After graduating with your credentials in physical therapy assisting, if you decide to work as a physical therapy assistant in Sumter, your job prospects are good. By the year 2018, the number of physical therapy assistants is expected to increase by 27% in Sumter. This anticipated change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for physical therapy assistants.