Amarillo has a total population of 173,627 and a student population of 11,812. Of these students, 11,289 are enrolled in schools that offer physical therapy programs.
Amarillo's largest physical therapy school is Amarillo College. In 2010, approximately 0 students graduated from the Physical Therapy program at Amarillo College.
In 2009 tuition at physical therapy schools in Amarillo was $1,410 per year, on average.
You should also anticipate spending about $1,292 for physical therapy related books and supplies every year.
If you plan on staying in Amarillo after graduating from physical therapy school, you should know that job prospects for physical therapists in Amarillo, which is the most popular physical therapy profession, are good. In 2010, there were 11,880 physical therapists in Texas. Of these physical therapists, 180 were working in the greater Amarillo area. By the year 2018, the number of physical therapists is expected to increase by 36% in Amarillo. This anticipated change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for physical therapists.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a physical therapist in Amarillo is $67,510 per year, which is lower than the average for physical therapists state-wide.