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Physical Therapy Schools in Utah

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

In terms of popularity, Physical Therapy is the 28th most popular major in the state out of a total 103 majors commonly available.

Education Levels of Physical Therapy Majors in Utah

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

Education Level Number of Grads
Doctor’s Degree (Research / Scholarship) 105
Doctor’s Degree (Professional Practice) 105
Doctor’s Degree (Other) 105
Associate’s Degree 5

Gender Distribution

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

Physical Therapy Majors in UT Gender Diversity Statistics

Racial Distribution

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

  • Asian: 3.6%
  • Black or African American: 0.9%
  • Hispanic or Latino: 6.4%
  • White: 85.5%
  • Non-Resident Alien: 0.0%
  • Other Races: 3.6%
Physical Therapy Majors in UT Ethnic Diversity Statistics

Jobs for Physical Therapy Grads in Utah

In this state, there are 3,910 people employed in jobs related to a physical therapy degree, compared to 428,080 nationwide.

Physical Therapy Jobs Nationwide vs. UT

Wages for Physical Therapy Jobs in Utah

In this state, physical therapy grads earn an average of $85,940. Nationwide, they make an average of $88,880.

jobs nationwide vs. state.

There are 3 colleges in Utah that offer physical therapy degrees. Learn about the most popular 3 below:

56 Degrees in Major Awarded
969 Total Students

The student loan default rate is 0.70% which is lower than average. The full-time teacher rate is 85%.

#2

University of Utah

Salt Lake City
49 Degrees in Major Awarded
64% Graduation Rate
32,852 Total Students

Students enjoy a student to faculty ratio of 16 to 1. Grads earn an average early-career salary of $40,800 after earning their degree at this institution. Of all the students who attend this school, 85% get financial aid.

#3

Snow College

Ephraim
5 Degrees in Major Awarded
5,383 Total Students

Grads earn an average early-career salary of $25,300 after earning their degree at this institution. 100% of the teachers are full time. Seeking financial aid? At this school, 89% of students receive it.

Physical Therapy Careers in UT

Some of the careers physical therapy majors go into include:

Job Title UT Job Growth UT Median Salary
Health Specialties Professors 64% $114,560
Physical Therapists 46% $81,640

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

Major Annual Graduates in UT
Recreational Therapy 53
Occupational Therapy 38
Rehabilitation Counseling 23
Music Therapy 8
Other Rehabilitation Professions 6

View all majors related to Physical Therapy

View Nationwide Physical Therapy Report

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