Physical Therapy in Oklahoma

The Top 3 Online Schools: Get Free Info

  • Walden University Btn_top_more_info
  • Capella University Btn_top_more_info
  • American Intercontinental University Btn_top_more_info
Ad_cliff_notes Ad_open_courseware Never-leave-home

There are schools offering physical therapy programs in Oklahoma!

You may want to consider online colleges as well!
Great programs and courses just at the click of your finger!
 

Schools Offering Physical Therapy Programs in Oklahoma


Approximately 0.1% of graduates in of Oklahoma receive physical therapy degrees every year. Thus, Oklahoma's 5 physical therapy schools put out approximately 107 physical therapists each year.

Top Schools

The top-ranked school in Oklahoma that has a physical therapy program is Oral Roberts University. Oral Roberts University, which was ranked 72nd in the country in 2010, is located in Tulsa. no students graduated with a degree in physical therapy from Oral Roberts University in 2010. The tuition rate at Oral Roberts University was $20,054 per year.

Oklahoma Baptist University, which was ranked 75th nationwide in 2010, is the second-ranked school in Oklahoma that has a physical therapy program. It is located in Shawnee. 7 students graduated with degree in physical therapy from Oklahoma Baptist University in 2010. The tuition rate at Oklahoma Baptist University was $18,608 per year.

Langston University, which is located in Langston, is the third-ranked school in Oklahoma that has a physical therapy program. It received a ranking of 87th in the country in 2010. In 2010, Langston University graduated 15 students from its physical therapy programs. The tuition rate at Langston University was $3,831 per year.

Cost

Physical therapy schools in Oklahoma, charge students an average tuition of $9,030 per year. But, tuition can be as much as $20,054 per year, or as little as $2,659 per year. In 2010, the physical therapy schools that charged the highest tuition rates in Oklahoma were:

  1. Oral Roberts University - located in Tulsa, students are charged $20,054 per year
  2. Oklahoma Baptist University - located in Shawnee, students are charged $18,608 per year
  3. Langston University - located in Langston, students are charged $3,831 per year

The physical therapy schools in Oklahoma that charged the lowest tuition rates were:

  1. Oklahoma City Community College - located in Oklahoma City, students are charged $2,659 per year
  2. Langston University - located in Langston, students are charged $3,831 per year
  3. Oklahoma Baptist University - located in Shawnee, students are charged $18,608 per year

A physical therapy degree from an Oklahoma school... what next?

Most people who graduate from physical therapy school in Oklahoma go on to work as a physical therapist. 1,810 physical therapists were working in Oklahoma in 2010. In Oklahoma, the largest numbers of physical therapists work in the following counties:

  1. Canadian County - 790 physical therapists
  2. Creek County - 470 physical therapists
  3. Atoka County - 120 physical therapists

Projected Growth

According the US Bureau of Labor Statistics the number of physical therapists is expected to grow by 27% by 2018. There are projected to be 2,510 physical therapists working in the Oklahoma then.

Salary

On average, physical therapists earn $74,970 per year. In 2010, however, some Oklahoma physical therapists earned as little as less than $38,180 per year or as much as more than $129,340 per year. On average a physical therapist earns the most in the following Oklahoma counties:

  1. Comanche County - $93,100 per year
  2. Atoka County - $83,260 per year
  3. Cherokee County - $82,220 per year

On average, physical therapists earns the least in the following Oklahoma counties:

  1. Beckham County - $69,030 per year
  2. Creek County - $70,640 per year
  3. Adair County - $71,550 per year

More Information

Take a look at the graphs and charts below for additional Oklahoma statistics regarding a career in physical therapy and to compare salaries with a variety of related fields such as physical therapy assisting or sports medicine.

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

  • Associate's Degree in Physical Therapy in Oklahoma
  • Bachelor's Degree in Physical Therapy in Oklahoma
  • Master's Degree in Physical Therapy in Oklahoma
  • Doctoral Degree in Physical Therapy in Oklahoma

Want to study at your own time and pace?

Consider Online Schools as a great alternative flexible option to earn a degree!

View Online Schools
Distance School City State Rating Acceptance Rate Student Population
6,651 miles from location Oklahoma City Community College Oklahoma City OK 10.7361 n/a 14,114
6,647 miles from location University of Oklahoma Health Sciences Center Oklahoma City OK 2.09335 n/a 3,934
6,558 miles from location Oral Roberts University Tulsa OK 27.5341 49% 3,140
6,631 miles from location Langston University Langston OK 13.0903 n/a 2,749
6,616 miles from location Oklahoma Baptist University Shawnee OK 24.8221 15% 1,764
 

Curious what studying Physical Therapy gets you?

Check out the different options and how they're looking in Oklahoma

Rank Profession Employment Number Avg Salary Job Growth (past 5 yrs)
1
Physical Therapists + 1,810 $74,970 8.4%
 

Got your degree? Time to find a job!

Below are physical therapy related jobs in Oklahoma