San Angelo has a total population of 88,439 and a student population of 6,630. Of these students, 6,387 are enrolled in schools that offer physical therapy programs.
Angelo State University is the largest physical therapy school in San Angelo, based on student population. In 2010, approximately 19 students graduated from the Physical Therapy program at Angelo State University.
A reported 19 students graduated with credentials in physical therapy in San Angelo in 2010. Tuition in 2009 at San Angelo's physical therapy schools was $16,695 per year for instate students and $23,343 per year for out of state students.
You should also anticipate spending about $1,150 for physical therapy related books and supplies every year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $6,407 per year, on average, for room and board at San Angelo-based physical therapy schools. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $10,288.
If you decide to work as a physical therapist in San Angelo, your job prospects are good. In 2010, there were 11,880 physical therapists in Texas. Of these physical therapists, 40 were working in the greater San Angelo area. The number of physical therapists in San Angelo is expected to increase by 36% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for physical therapists.