There are 2 physical therapy schools in Milwaukee, Wisconsin. With an overall population of 596,974 and a student population of 84,501, approximately 42,107 of Milwaukee students attend one of Milwaukee's schools that offer physical therapy programs.
The largest physical therapy school in Milwaukee, by student population, is Marquette University. In 2010, Marquette University graduated approximately 65 students from its physical therapy program.
In 2010, 81 students graduated with a physical therapy degree in Milwaukee. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $30,818 per year in tuition if you are eligible for instate tuition. Out of state tuition for all Milwaukee physical therapy schools was an average of $35,682 per year in 2009.
You should also anticipate spending about $950 for physical therapy related books and supplies every year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $8,394 per year, on average, for room and board at Milwaukee-based physical therapy schools. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $12,630.
If you decide to work as a physical therapist in Milwaukee, your job prospects are good. There were 4,520 physical therapists working in Wisconsin and 1,330 working in the greater Milwaukee area in 2010. By the year 2018, the number of physical therapists is expected to increase by 16% in Milwaukee. This anticipated change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for physical therapists.
As a physical therapist in Milwaukee, 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.
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