With an overall population of 7,804 and a student population of 3,783, approximately 3,783 of Wytheville students attend one of Wytheville's schools that offer physical therapy assistant programs.
Wytheville Community College is the largest physical therapy assistant school in Wytheville, based on student population. In 2010, Wytheville Community College graduated approximately 31 students with credentials in physical therapy assisting.
In 2010, 31 students graduated with a physical therapy assisting degree in Wytheville. If you decide to attend a physical therapy assistant school in Wytheville, you can expect to pay an average yearly tuition of $2,811.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $926 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a physical therapy assistant program in Wytheville.
If you decide to work as a physical therapy assistant in Wytheville, your job prospects are good. There were 1,580 physical therapy assistants working in Virginia and 90 working in the greater Wytheville area in 2010. The government projects that the number of physical therapy assistants in Wytheville will increase by 40% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for physical therapy assistants.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a physical therapy assistant in Wytheville is $50,410 per year. This is higher than the state-wide average salary for physical therapy assistants.