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Physical Therapy Schools in Delaware

In 2018-2019, 51 students earned their Physical Therapy degrees in DE.

As a degree choice, Physical Therapy is the 12th most popular major in the state.

Education Levels of Physical Therapy Majors in Delaware

Physical Therapy majors in the state tend to have the following degree levels:

Education Level Number of Grads
Doctor’s Degree (Research / Scholarship) 50
Doctor’s Degree (Professional Practice) 50
Doctor’s Degree (Other) 50
Bachelor’s Degree 1

Gender Distribution

In Delaware, a physical therapy major is more popular with women than with men.

Physical Therapy Majors in DE Gender Diversity Statistics

Racial Distribution

The racial distribution of physical therapy majors in Delaware is as follows:

  • Asian: 7.8%
  • Black or African American: 5.9%
  • Hispanic or Latino: 5.9%
  • White: 78.4%
  • Non-Resident Alien: 0.0%
  • Other Races: 2.0%
Physical Therapy Majors in DE Ethnic Diversity Statistics

Jobs for Physical Therapy Grads in Delaware

There are 1,090 people in the state and 428,080 people in the nation working in physical therapy jobs.

Physical Therapy Jobs Nationwide vs. DE

Wages for Physical Therapy Jobs in Delaware

A typical salary for a physical therapy grad in the state is $93,880, compared to a typical salary of $88,880 nationwide.

jobs nationwide vs. state.

There are 2 colleges in Delaware that offer physical therapy degrees. Learn about the most popular 2 below:

50 Degrees in Major Awarded
81% Graduation Rate
24,120 Total Students

Of all the students who attend this school, 84% get financial aid. Grads earn an average early-career salary of $46,700 after earning their degree at this institution. This public college charges it's students an average net price of $16,127.

#2

Wesley College

Dover
1 Degrees in Major Awarded
20% Graduation Rate
1,351 Total Students

The student to faculty ratio is 11 to 1. 37% of the teachers are full time. The average student takes 4.42 years to complete their degree at Wesley College.

Physical Therapy Careers in DE

Some of the careers physical therapy majors go into include:

Job Title DE Job Growth DE Median Salary
Health Specialties Professors 27% $0
Physical Therapists 21% $93,160

Below are some popular majors in the state that are similar to physical therapy.

Major Annual Graduates in DE
Occupational Therapy 21

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View Nationwide Physical Therapy Report

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