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Physical Therapy Schools in Nevada

72 students earned Physical Therapy degrees in Nevada in the 2018-2019 year.

In this state, Physical Therapy is the 21st most popular major out of a total 84 majors commonly available.

Education Levels of Physical Therapy Majors in Nevada

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

Education Level Number of Grads
Doctor’s Degree (Research / Scholarship) 72
Doctor’s Degree (Professional Practice) 72
Doctor’s Degree (Other) 72

Gender Distribution

In Nevada, a physical therapy major is equally popular with women and men.

Physical Therapy Majors in NV Gender Diversity Statistics

Racial Distribution

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

  • Asian: 19.4%
  • Black or African American: 0.0%
  • Hispanic or Latino: 5.6%
  • White: 62.5%
  • Non-Resident Alien: 0.0%
  • Other Races: 12.5%
Physical Therapy Majors in NV Ethnic Diversity Statistics

Jobs for Physical Therapy Grads in Nevada

2,890 people in the state and 428,080 in the nation are employed in jobs related to physical therapy.

Physical Therapy Jobs Nationwide vs. NV

Wages for Physical Therapy Jobs in Nevada

A typical salary for a physical therapy grad in the state is $95,720, compared to a typical salary of $88,880 nationwide.

jobs nationwide vs. state.

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

38 Degrees in Major Awarded
1,530 Total Students

The 0.90% student loan default rate is lower than average. 4 to 1 is the student to faculty ratio. 46% of the teachers are full time.

34 Degrees in Major Awarded
41% Graduation Rate
31,171 Total Students

94% of students get financical aid. Of all the teachers who work at the school, 96% are considered full time. The student to faculty ratio is 21 to 1.

Physical Therapy Careers in NV

Some of the careers physical therapy majors go into include:

Job Title NV Job Growth NV Median Salary
Health Specialties Professors 43% $63,670
Physical Therapists 32% $97,950

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

Major Annual Graduates in NV
Occupational Therapy 31
Kinesiotherapy 6

View all majors related to Physical Therapy

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