Iowa City, IA (population: 69,842) has one music therapy school within its city limits. University of Iowa has a total student population of 28,987. It is the 782nd highest ranked school in the USA and the 10th highest in the state of Iowa (#1 is Luther College). To learn more about music therapy programs in Iowa City, ratemyprofessors.com has reviews of music therapy professors at University of Iowa such as Jeffrey Agrell, Elizabeth Aubrey, Nicole Biamonte, Jim Bungert, Jerry Cain, and Benjamin Cohelo.
Music Therapy students from Iowa City schools who go on to become music therapists, occupational therapists, occupational therapy assistants, art therapists, etc. have a good chance at finding employment. For example, there are 80,790 people working as art, drama, and music teachers alone in the US, and their average annual salary is $68,230. Also, Arts, design, entertainment, sports, and media employees make on average $51,720 per year and there are about 1,745,670 of them employed in the US today.
Iowa City lies in Johnson county, which is one of the 52 counties in Iowa. Overall, the Iowa City area has 83,280 total employed workers according to the US Bureau of Labor Statistics, with a 3% unemployment rate, $19/hr average worker wage, and a $40,390 average annual salary.
After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, University of Iowa ends up costing a student $12,829/yr.
|Name||State||Population||# of Schools||Avg School Rank||Total Programs||Distance from Iowa City|
|Cedar Rapids||IA||130,349||7||32.4429||236||22.5 miles|
|Rock Island||IL||-||2||34.7008||66||50.8 miles|
|West Burlington||IA||-||1||15.5796||40||61.1 miles|
|Cedar Falls||IA||-||3||27.7287||174||75.7 miles|