With an overall population of 8,232 and a student population of 4,294, approximately 4,294 of Hillsboro students attend one of Hillsboro's schools that offer physical therapy programs.
Of the 1 physical therapy schools in Hillsboro, the largest physical therapy school, by student population, is Hill College. Approximately 0 students graduated in 2010 from Hill College with credentials in physical therapy.
If you decide to attend one of Hillsboro's physical therapy schools, you can expect to pay an average of $11,605 per year in instate tuition and $12,005 per year in out of state tuition.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $2,300 for physical therapy related books and supplies each year. And if you live on campus at one of the Hillsboro-based physical therapy schools, you will have an added expense of $3,150 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $9,588.
If you decide to work as a physical therapist in Hillsboro, your job prospects are good. In 2010, of the 11,880 physical therapists in Texas, 140 were working in the greater Hillsboro area. The government projects that the number of physical therapists in Hillsboro will increase by 36% by the year 2018. 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 Hillsboro is $80,200 per year, which is higher than the average for physical therapists state-wide.