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Physical Therapy Schools in Nebraska

120 Physical Therapy students earned their degrees in the state in 2018-2019.

A Physical Therapy major is the 13th most popular major in this state.

Education Levels of Physical Therapy Majors in Nebraska

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

Education Level Number of Grads
Doctor’s Degree (Research / Scholarship) 120
Doctor’s Degree (Professional Practice) 120
Doctor’s Degree (Other) 120

Gender Distribution

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

Physical Therapy Majors in NE Gender Diversity Statistics

Racial Distribution

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

  • Asian: 5.0%
  • Black or African American: 0.0%
  • Hispanic or Latino: 1.7%
  • White: 84.2%
  • Non-Resident Alien: 4.2%
  • Other Races: 5.0%
Physical Therapy Majors in NE Ethnic Diversity Statistics

Jobs for Physical Therapy Grads in Nebraska

In this state, there are 3,340 people employed in jobs related to a physical therapy degree, compared to 428,080 nationwide.

Physical Therapy Jobs Nationwide vs. NE

Wages for Physical Therapy Jobs in Nebraska

Physical Therapy grads earn an average of $80,130 in the state and $88,880 nationwide.

jobs nationwide vs. state.

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

62 Degrees in Major Awarded
74% Graduation Rate
8,821 Total Students

The average student takes 4.11 years to complete their degree at Creighton. Roughly six years after entering college, graduates of this school earn $47,500 a year. 100% of students are awarded financial aid at this school.

58 Degrees in Major Awarded
4,055 Total Students

Students enjoy a student to faculty ratio of 2 to 1. This school boasts a lower than average student loan default rate of 0.60%. 83% of the teachers are full time.

Physical Therapy Careers in NE

Some of the careers physical therapy majors go into include:

Job Title NE Job Growth NE Median Salary
Physical Therapists 25% $79,840
Health Specialties Professors 6% $81,290

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

Major Annual Graduates in NE
Occupational Therapy 201
Rehabilitation Science 52
Art Therapy 1
Music Therapy 1

View all majors related to Physical Therapy

View Nationwide Physical Therapy Report

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