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Physical Therapy Assistant Schools in Arizona

There are six Arizona schools offering physical therapy assistant programs. In 2010, 259 students graduated with degrees from Arizona physical therapy assistant schools. 213 of all these students graduated with certificates and 46 of all these students graduated with associates degrees.

Overview

183 students graduate from programs in this state in physical therapy, on average, every year. This accounts for 4% of physical therapy assistant students who schools in the United States graduate. Of those, 213 students graduated with physical therapy assistant certificates and 46 with a degree at the associate's level.

Six physical therapy assistant schools are located in this state. Out of these, while two schools are public, four schools are private. While tuition at a public physical therapy assistant school varies from $1,734 to $2,310, tuition at a private physical therapy assistant school is $13,295.

Average tuition for programs in physical therapy is $3,792. While the highest tuition for programs in physical therapy, which is $13,295 each year, is at Carrington College-Westside, the lowest tuition in this state, which is $1,734 every year, is at GateWay Community College.

Physical therapy assistant schools in this state offer certificates and associates degrees.

Physical Therapy Assistant Program Completions in Arizona 2006 - 2010

183 students graduate from programs in this state in physical therapy, on average, every year. This accounts for 4% of physical therapy assistant students who schools in the United States graduate. Of those, 213 students graduated with physical therapy assistant certificates and 46 with a degree at the associate's level.

Physical Therapy Assistant Program Completions in Arizona 2006 - 2010

  • Certificate 2006: 6
  • Certificate 2007: 17
  • Certificate 2008: 38
  • Certificate 2009: 22
  • Certificate 2010: 213
  • Associate 2006: 59
  • Associate 2007: 61
  • Associate 2008: 70
  • Associate 2009: 26
  • Associate 2010: 46

Physical Therapy Assistant Program Availability in Arizona

Schools in this state offer a total of seven physical therapy assistant programs. Of these programs, approximately 71.4% are programs at the certificate level. The remaining programs are degrees at the associates level.

Physical Therapy Assistant Program Availability in Arizona

  • Certificate: 5
  • Associate: 2

Career Trends

Physical Therapist Assistants — Salary by Percentile

Physical Therapist Assistants — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 23630
  • 25th Percentile: 30250
  • Median: 49450
  • 75th Percentile: 57430
  • 90th Percentile: 63240

Physical Therapist Aides — Salary by Percentile

Physical Therapist Aides — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 17360
  • 25th Percentile: 20020
  • Median: 24090
  • 75th Percentile: 29270
  • 90th Percentile: 34600

Career Trends

Physical Therapist Assistants — Employment Trend

Physical Therapist Assistants — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 31490
  • Median Salary 2007: 32970
  • Median Salary 2008: 41970
  • Median Salary 2009: 45990
  • Median Salary 2010: 49450
  • Total Employed 2006: 860
  • Total Employed 2007: 840
  • Total Employed 2008: 970
  • Total Employed 2009: 870
  • Total Employed 2010: 820

Physical Therapist Aides — Employment Trend

Physical Therapist Aides — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 22170
  • Median Salary 2007: 23050
  • Median Salary 2008: 24260
  • Median Salary 2009: 24130
  • Median Salary 2010: 24090
  • Total Employed 2006: 1110
  • Total Employed 2007: 1040
  • Total Employed 2008: 920
  • Total Employed 2009: 910
  • Total Employed 2010: 770

Arizona vs National Physical Therapy Assistant Employment

Arizona vs National Physical Therapy Assistant Employment

  • Employed in Arizona: 1.421% (1590)

Physical Therapy Assistant Schools in Arizona

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1. Carrington College - Mesa

630 West Southern Avenue
Mesa, AZ 85210
(480) 212-1600

Carrington College-Mesa offers one program in physical therapy and it is 1.7 miles from the heart of downtown. It is a for-profit 2-year institution. In terms of programs, this school is the third biggest institution in the state of Arizona offering physical therapy.

2. The Pima Medical Institute - Mesa

957 S. Dobson Road
Mesa, AZ 85202
(480) 644-0267

The Pima Medical Institute-Mesa is a for-profit 2-year institution, founded in 1986. This school, which is 2.8 miles from the heart of downtown, is in Mesa, AZ. This school is one of several campuses. This small school offers subjects including dental assisting, veterinary assisting, and advanced nursing. It offers nine certificates and three degrees at the associates level to students. In 2010, 1,536 students pursued degrees from the 12 programs at this school.

3. The Pima Medical Institute - Tucson

3350 East Grant Road- Suite 200
Tucson, AZ 85716
(520) 326-1600

The Pima Medical Institute-Tucson offers one physical therapy assistant program and PMI is 2.0 miles from the center of the city. PMI is a for-profit 4-year institution. PMI is the second oldest institution in the state of Arizona offering programs in physical therapy.

4. Carrington College - Tucson

3550 N Oracle Rd.
Tucson, AZ 85705-5885
(520) 888-5885

Carrington College-Tucson offers one program in physical therapy and it is 4.5 miles from the heart of downtown. It is the fifth largest institution in the state of Arizona offering physical therapy.

5. Carrington College - Westside

2701 W Bethany Home Rd.
Phoenix, AZ 85017-5885
(602) 433-1333

Carrington College-Westside, which is 5.8 miles from the heart of downtown, is in Phoenix, AZ and this school offers one physical therapy assistant program. It is the sixth biggest institution in the state of Arizona offering physical therapy.

6. Mohave Community College

1971 Jagerson Ave
Kingman, AZ 86409-1238
(928) 757-4331

Mohave Community College is in Kingman, Arizona, where students can enjoy a rural setting. and it offers one program in physical therapy. This community college is a public 2-year institution. This medium-sized college is the second oldest institution in the state of Arizona offering programs in physical therapy.

7. GateWay Community College

108 N. 40th Street
Phoenix, AZ 85034
(602) 392-5000

GateWay Community College, which is near the heart of downtown, is in Phoenix, AZ. This college offers two programs in physical therapy. Of those, students are offered one certificate in physical therapy by this college and one degree at the associate's level in physical therapy. It is one of 17 community colleges in Arizona. It is the oldest institution in the state of Arizona offering physical therapy assistant programs.