Mequon has a total population of 21,823 and a student population of 7,178. Of these students, 7,178 are enrolled in schools that offer physical therapy programs.
Mequon's largest physical therapy school is Concordia University-Wisconsin. In 2010, Concordia University-Wisconsin graduated approximately 25 students from its physical therapy program.
A total of 25 students graduated with credentials in physical therapy from physical therapy schools in Mequon in 2010. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $20,990 per year in tuition costs.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $1,212 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a physical therapy program in Mequon. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $7,990 per year, on average, for room and board. If you live at home, you can cut this cost down to approximately $26,958.
After graduating with your credentials in physical therapy, if you decide to work as a physical therapist in Mequon, your job prospects are good. In 2010, there were 4,520 physical therapists in Wisconsin. Of these physical therapists, 1,330 were working in the greater Mequon area. The government projects that the number of physical therapists in Mequon will increase by 16% by the year 2018. This projected change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for physical therapists.
As a physical therapist in Mequon, you can expect to make an average salary of $72,080 per year. This is lower than the average salary for physical therapists in the state.