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Physical Therapy Assistant Schools in Arkansas

There are four schools in the state of Arkansas offering physical therapy assistant programs. In 2010, 77 students graduated with degrees from Arkansas physical therapy assistant schools.

Overview

On average, 63 students graduate from physical therapy assistant programs in this state per year. This accounts for 1% of physical therapy assistant students who US schools graduate. 77 students graduated with an associate's level physical therapy degree in 2010.

Four physical therapy assistant schools are located in this state. Out of these, four schools are public. Tuition at a public physical therapy assistant school varies from $1,868 to $2,613.

Average tuition for programs in physical therapy is $2,261. While the lowest tuition in this state is at South Arkansas Community College, the highest tuition for physical therapy assistant programs, which is $2,613 each year, is at NorthWest Arkansas Community College.

Physical therapy assistant schools in this state offer associates degrees.

Physical Therapy Assistant Program Completions in Arkansas 2006 - 2010

On average, 63 students graduate from physical therapy assistant programs in this state per year. This accounts for 1% of physical therapy assistant students who US schools graduate. 77 students graduated with an associate's level physical therapy degree in 2010.

Physical Therapy Assistant Program Completions in Arkansas 2006 - 2010

  • Associate 2006: 43
  • Associate 2007: 55
  • Associate 2008: 50
  • Associate 2009: 55
  • Associate 2010: 77

Physical Therapy Assistant Program Availability in Arkansas

Schools in Arkansas offer a total of four programs in physical therapy.

Physical Therapy Assistant Program Availability in Arkansas

  • Associate: 4

Career Trends

Physical Therapist Assistants — Salary by Percentile

Physical Therapist Assistants — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 24060
  • 25th Percentile: 36950
  • Median: 46360
  • 75th Percentile: 55930
  • 90th Percentile: 65940

Physical Therapist Aides — Salary by Percentile

Physical Therapist Aides — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 15650
  • 25th Percentile: 16690
  • Median: 19720
  • 75th Percentile: 22970
  • 90th Percentile: 27090

Career Trends

Physical Therapist Assistants — Employment Trend

Physical Therapist Assistants — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 38680
  • Median Salary 2007: 43450
  • Median Salary 2008: 44790
  • Median Salary 2009: 46270
  • Median Salary 2010: 46360
  • Total Employed 2006: 480
  • Total Employed 2007: 580
  • Total Employed 2008: 570
  • Total Employed 2009: 570
  • Total Employed 2010: 610

Physical Therapist Aides — Employment Trend

Physical Therapist Aides — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 18610
  • Median Salary 2007: 19720
  • Median Salary 2008: 18730
  • Median Salary 2009: 19260
  • Median Salary 2010: 19720
  • Total Employed 2006: 370
  • Total Employed 2007: 260
  • Total Employed 2008: 520
  • Total Employed 2009: 480
  • Total Employed 2010: 480

Arkansas vs National Physical Therapy Assistant Employment

Arkansas vs National Physical Therapy Assistant Employment

  • Employed in Arkansas: 0.974% (1090)

Physical Therapy Assistant Schools in Arkansas

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1. NorthWest Arkansas Community College

One College Dr
Bentonville, AR 72712-5091
(479) 636-9222

NorthWest Arkansas Community College offers one physical therapy assistant program and this college, which is near the center of the city, is located in Bentonville, AR. This community college is one of 14 community colleges in Arkansas. In terms of programs, it is the third largest institution in the state of Arkansas offering physical therapy.

2. Arkansas Tech University

Administration Bldg 200; 1509 N Boulder Ave
Russellville, AR 72801-2222
(479) 968-0389

Arkansas Tech University offers one physical therapy assistant program and ATU is in Russellville, AR. ATU is a public, 4-year, research institution. In terms of programs, it is the second largest institution in the state of Arkansas offering physical therapy.

3. Arkansas State University

2105 E. Aggie Road
Jonesboro, AR 72401
(870) 972-2100

Arkansas State University, which is 1.3 miles from the center of the city, is located in Jonesboro, AR and this university offers one physical therapy assistant program. 13,415 students pursue degrees in 154 Arkansas State University programs, overall. This university is the oldest institution in the state of Arkansas offering physical therapy assistant programs.

4. South Arkansas Community College

300 S West Ave
El Dorado, AR 71731-7010
(870) 862-8131

South Arkansas Community College is in town of El Dorado, Arkansas and it offers one program in physical therapy. Overall, 1,781 students seek degrees in 42 South Arkansas Community College programs. It is the fourth oldest institution in the state of Arkansas offering programs in physical therapy.