New Hampshire contains three schools that offer physical therapy programs. Franklin Pierce University, the highest-ranking physical therapy school in NH, has a total student population of 2,437 and is the 617th highest ranked school in America.
Of the 3 physical therapy schools in New Hampshire, none have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Franklin Pierce University comes out as the most expensive ($25,796/yr), with River Valley Community College as the lowest recorded at only $15,606/yr.
Physical Therapy students from New Hampshire 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 New Hampshire alone, there are 120 employed physical therapist aides earning an average yearly salary of $29,520. Physical therapists in this state earn $70,370/yr and there are 1,250 employed.
Also, within the physical therapy schools in New Hampshire, the average student population is 1,667 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 12 to 1. Aside from physical therapy, there are 1118 total degree (or certificate) programs in the state, with 2,808 people on average applying for a school. Undergraduate tuition costs are normally around $7,614, but can vary widely depending on the type of school.
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