Music Therapy in Iowa

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Schools Offering Music Therapy Programs in Iowa


Each year, approximately 0.0% of Iowa graduates receive degrees in music therapy. That means an estimated 4 music therapists graduate from Iowa's 2 music therapy schools each year.

Top Schools

The top-ranked school in Iowa that has a music therapy program is Wartburg College. Wartburg College, which was ranked 35th in the country in 2010, is located in Waverly. 4 students graduated with a degree in music therapy from Wartburg College in 2010. Students at Wartburg College paid $29,020 per year in tuition fees.

The second-ranked school in Iowa that has a music therapy program is University of Iowa. University of Iowa, which was ranked 59th in the country in 2010, is located in Iowa City. 0 students graduated with degree in music therapy from University of Iowa in 2010. Students at University of Iowa paid $7,417 per year in tuition fees.

Cost

Music therapy schools in Iowa, charge students an average tuition of $18,219 per year. But, tuition can be as much as $29,020 per year, or as little as $7,417 per year. In 2010, the following Iowa music therapy schools had the highest tuition rates:

  1. Wartburg College - located in Waverly, students are charged $29,020 per year
  2. University of Iowa - located in Iowa City, students are charged $7,417 per year

The following Iowa music therapy schools had the lowest tuition rates:

  1. University of Iowa - located in Iowa City, students are charged $7,417 per year
  2. Wartburg College - located in Waverly, students are charged $29,020 per year

A music therapy degree from an Iowa school... what next?

Most people who graduate from music therapy school in Iowa go on to work as a music therapist. In 2010, there were 70 music therapists working in Iowa. The largest populations of Iowa music therapists are working in the following counties:

  1. Dallas County - 40 music therapists

Projected Growth

The government projects that the number of music therapists in Iowa will grow by 8%. By 2018, there will be an estimated 560 music therapists working in Iowa.

Salary

A music therapist in Iowa makes an average of $51,320 per year. The following counties in Iowa have the highest average salaries for music therapists:

  1. Dallas County - $56,720 per year

More Information

Take a look at the graphs and charts below for additional Iowa statistics regarding a career in music therapy and to compare salaries with a variety of related fields such as mental health or music therapy.

Here are the different levels of study available for you to explore.

  • Bachelor's Degree in Music Therapy in Iowa

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Distance School City State Rating Acceptance Rate Student Population
6,304 miles from location University of Iowa Iowa City IA 41.0192 32% 28,987
6,350 miles from location Wartburg College Waverly IA 64.6623 29% 1,800
 

Curious what studying Music Therapy gets you?

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Rank Profession Employment Number Avg Salary Job Growth (past 5 yrs)
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Therapists, all other + 90 $49,880
 

Got your degree? Time to find a job!

Below are music therapy related jobs in Iowa