Physical Therapy in Wyoming

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Schools Offering Physical Therapy Programs in Wyoming


Each year, approximately 0.0% of Wyoming graduates receive degrees in physical therapy. Thus, Wyoming's 3 physical therapy schools put out approximately 6 physical therapists each year.

Top Schools

The top-ranked school in Wyoming with a physical therapy program is Western Wyoming Community College, which is located in Rock Springs. In 2010, it was ranked 71st nationwide. In 2010, 3 students graduated from Western Wyoming Community College's physical therapy program. Students at Western Wyoming Community College paid $1,994 per year in tuition fees.

Casper College, which was ranked 80th nationwide in 2010, is the second-ranked school in Wyoming that has a physical therapy program. It is located in Casper. In 2010, 2 students graduated from Casper College physical therapy program. Students at Casper College paid $1,848 per year in tuition fees.

Laramie County Community College, which was ranked 80th nationwide in 2010, is the third-ranked school in Wyoming that has a physical therapy program. It is located in Cheyenne. 1 students graduated with degree in physical therapy from Laramie County Community College in 2010. The tuition rate at Laramie County Community College was $2,472 per year.

Cost

If you are hoping to attend one of Wyoming's physical therapy schools, you can expect to pay an average tuition of $2,105 per year, though tuition can range from $2,472 per year to $1,848 per year. In 2010, the following Wyoming physical therapy schools had the highest tuition rates:

  1. Laramie County Community College - located in Cheyenne, students are charged $2,472 per year
  2. Western Wyoming Community College - located in Rock Springs, students are charged $1,994 per year
  3. Casper College - located in Casper, students are charged $1,848 per year

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

  1. Casper College - located in Casper, students are charged $1,848 per year
  2. Western Wyoming Community College - located in Rock Springs, students are charged $1,994 per year
  3. Laramie County Community College - located in Cheyenne, students are charged $2,472 per year

A physical therapy degree from a Wyoming school... what next?

The highest percentage of physical therapy graduates in Wyoming pursue careers as a physical therapist. Wyoming had 430 physical therapists in 2010. The following counties have the largest number of Wyoming physical therapists:

  1. Laramie County - 100 physical therapists
  2. Big Horn County - 90 physical therapists
  3. Campbell County - 80 physical therapists

Projected Growth

The government projects that by 2018, the number of physical therapists in the state of Wyoming will grow to 600. This would require a 33% growth in the profession.

Salary

On average, a physical therapist earns a salary of $75,130 per year in Wyoming state. But, salaries for physical therapists can vary. In 2010, physical therapists made as little as less than $55,210 per year or as much as more than $122,690 per year in Wyoming. On average a physical therapist earns the most in the following Wyoming counties:

  1. Laramie County - $78,490 per year
  2. Natrona County - $77,790 per year
  3. Big Horn County - $74,830 per year

The Wyoming counties with the lowest average salary for physical therapists are:

  1. Campbell County - $72,830 per year
  2. Albany County - $73,000 per year
  3. Lincoln County - $73,730 per year

More Information

The charts and graphs below have additional Wyoming statistics regarding a career in physical therapy. Take a look and compare salaries with various 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 Wyoming

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Distance School City State Rating Acceptance Rate Student Population
6,992 miles from location Laramie County Community College Cheyenne WY 15.0278 n/a 4,905
7,048 miles from location Casper College Casper WY 19.9409 n/a 4,478
7,211 miles from location Western Wyoming Community College Rock Springs WY 29.2898 n/a 4,079
 

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Rank Profession Employment Number Avg Salary Job Growth (past 5 yrs)
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Physical Therapists + 430 $75,130 65.4%
 

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