New London, NH has nineteen physical therapy assistant schools within a 100-mile radius of its city center. Boston University, the highest ranked school in this group with a physical therapy assistant program, has a total student population of 31,960. It is the 32nd highest ranked school in the USA and the 5th highest in the state of Massachusetts (#1 is Harvard University).
Physical Therapy Assistant students from New London schools who go on to become physical therapy assistants, exercise physiologists, etc. have a good chance at finding employment. For example, there are 174,490 people working as physical therapists alone in the US, and their average annual salary is $76,220. Also, Physical therapist aides make on average $24,990 per year and there are about 44,160 of them employed in the US today.
Of the 19 physical therapy assistant schools with a 100-mile radius of New London, only 4 have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Simmons College comes out as the most expensive ($34,498/yr) for physical therapy assistant students, with Mount Wachusett Community College as the lowest, reported at only $5,243/yr.
|Name||State||Population||# of Schools||Avg School Rank||Total Programs||Distance from New London|
|North Andover||MA||-||1||30.19||56||65.5 miles|