Dallas has a total population of 1,188,580 and a student population of 78,238. Of these students, 2,459 are enrolled in schools that offer physical therapy programs.
The largest physical therapy school in Dallas, by student population, is University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center at Dallas. Approximately 31 students graduated in 2010 from University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center at Dallas with credentials in physical therapy.
In 2010, 31 students graduated with a physical therapy degree from one of Dallas's physical therapy schools.
Many physical therapy graduates choose to work as physical therapists after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Dallas, your job prospects are good. In 2010, 1 out of every 4 physical therapists in Texas were working in the greater Dallas area. The number of physical therapists in Dallas is expected to increase by 36% by the year 2018. 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 Dallas is $85,940 per year. This is higher than the state-wide average salary for physical therapists.
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