North Dakota contains two schools that offer physical therapy programs. University of North Dakota, the highest-ranking physical therapy school in ND, has a total student population of 13,172 and is the 1377th highest ranked school in America.
Of the 2 physical therapy schools in North Dakota, only 1 has a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, University of North Dakota comes out as the most expensive ($13,656/yr), with Williston State College as the lowest recorded at only $7,437/yr.
Physical Therapy students from North Dakota schools who go on to become physical therapists, PTs, exercise physiologists, physical therapy assistants, 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. In fact, in the North Dakota alone, there are 150 employed physical therapist aides earning an average yearly salary of $24,670. Physical therapists in this state earn $64,750/yr and there are 420 employed.
Also, within the physical therapy schools in North Dakota, the average student population is 1,960 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 13 to 1. Aside from physical therapy, there are 1090 total degree (or certificate) programs in the state, with 2,086 people on average applying for a school. Undergraduate tuition costs are normally around $5,018, but can vary widely depending on the type of school.
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