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Physical Therapy Assistant Schools in Illinois

There are ten Illinois schools offering physical therapy assistant programs. In 2010, 202 students graduated with degrees from Illinois physical therapy assistant schools.

Overview

On average, 173 students graduate from programs in this state in physical therapy every year. This accounts for 4% of physical therapy assistant students who US schools graduate. 202 students graduated with a degree in physical therapy at the associate's level in 2010.

Ten physical therapy assistant schools are in Illinois. And of these, ten schools are public. Tuition at a public physical therapy assistant school varies from $2,194 to $4,128.

Average tuition for programs in physical therapy is $2,933. While the lowest tuition in this state is at Southwestern Illinois College, the highest tuition for physical therapy assistant programs, which is $4,128 per year, is at the College of DuPage.

Illinois physical therapy assistant schools offer associates degrees.

Physical Therapy Assistant Program Completions in Illinois 2006 - 2010

On average, 173 students graduate from programs in this state in physical therapy every year. This accounts for 4% of physical therapy assistant students who US schools graduate. 202 students graduated with a degree in physical therapy at the associate's level in 2010.

Physical Therapy Assistant Program Completions in Illinois 2006 - 2010

  • Associate 2006: 148
  • Associate 2007: 193
  • Associate 2008: 144
  • Associate 2009: 185
  • Associate 2010: 202

Physical Therapy Assistant Program Availability in Illinois

Illinois schools offer a total of ten physical therapy assistant programs.

Physical Therapy Assistant Program Availability in Illinois

  • Associate: 10

Career Trends

Physical Therapist Assistants — Salary by Percentile

Physical Therapist Assistants — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 30910
  • 25th Percentile: 39890
  • Median: 49600
  • 75th Percentile: 59860
  • 90th Percentile: 69980

Physical Therapist Aides — Salary by Percentile

Physical Therapist Aides — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 18210
  • 25th Percentile: 19940
  • Median: 23600
  • 75th Percentile: 28230
  • 90th Percentile: 33300

Career Trends

Physical Therapist Assistants — Employment Trend

Physical Therapist Assistants — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 40570
  • Median Salary 2007: 45590
  • Median Salary 2008: 48870
  • Median Salary 2009: 49260
  • Median Salary 2010: 49600
  • Total Employed 2006: 2740
  • Total Employed 2007: 2530
  • Total Employed 2008: 2770
  • Total Employed 2009: 3350
  • Total Employed 2010: 3450

Physical Therapist Aides — Employment Trend

Physical Therapist Aides — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 23710
  • Median Salary 2007: 24710
  • Median Salary 2008: 26140
  • Median Salary 2009: 24110
  • Median Salary 2010: 23600
  • Total Employed 2006: 2460
  • Total Employed 2007: 2190
  • Total Employed 2008: 1980
  • Total Employed 2009: 2290
  • Total Employed 2010: 1900

Illinois vs National Physical Therapy Assistant Employment

Illinois vs National Physical Therapy Assistant Employment

  • Employed in Illinois: 4.783% (5350)

Physical Therapy Assistant Schools in Illinois

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1. Lake Land College

5001 Lake Land Blvd
Mattoon, IL 61938
(217) 234-5253

Lake Land College is located in Mattoon, IL and it offers one program in physical therapy. It is a public 2-year institution. It is the sixth biggest institution in the state of Illinois offering physical therapy in terms of programs.

2. Southern Illinois University Carbondale

Southern Illinois University
Carbondale, IL 62901-4512
(618) 453-2121

Southern Illinois University Carbondale, which is very close to Carbondale, Illinois, is located in a rural area and this university offers one program in physical therapy. 20,037 students seek degrees in 218 programs at this university, overall. It is the second largest institution in the state of Illinois offering physical therapy.

3. The College of DuPage

425 Fawell Blvd.
Glen Ellyn, IL 60137-6599
(630) 942-2800

The College of DuPage offers one program in physical therapy and it is located in the suburbs of Glen Ellyn, Illinois. This college is a public 2-year institution. It ranks first in terms of enrollment in the state of Illinois.

4. Elgin Community College

1700 Spartan Drive
Elgin, IL 60123-7193
(847) 697-1000

Elgin Community College is 2.5 miles from the center of the city and it offers one physical therapy assistant program. This large college is one of 46 community colleges in Illinois. It is the fifth biggest institution in the state of Illinois offering physical therapy.

5. Kaskaskia College

27210 College Rd
Centralia, IL 62801
(618) 545-3000

Kaskaskia College, which is near Centralia, is in a rural setting and it offers one program in physical therapy. Overall, 5,391 students pursue degrees in 56 Kaskaskia College programs. It ranks tenth in terms of enrollment in the state of Illinois.

6. Southwestern Illinois College

2500 Carlyle Ave
Belleville, IL 62221-5899
(618) 235-2700

Southwestern Illinois College, which is very close to Belleville, Illinois, is in a rural area and it offers one physical therapy assistant program. Overall, 13,221 students seek degrees in 100 programs at this public school. This school is the tenth largest institution in the state of Illinois offering physical therapy in terms of programs.

7. Morton College

3801 S Central Ave
Cicero, IL 60804-4398
(708) 656-8000

Morton College offers one program in physical therapy and it is in the suburbs of Cicero, Illinois. It is a public 2-year institution. In terms of programs, this community college is the seventh biggest institution in the state of Illinois offering physical therapy.

8. Oakton Community College

1600 E Golf Rd.
Des Plaines, IL 60016-1268
(847) 635-1600

Oakton Community College offers one physical therapy assistant program and this college, which is near the heart of downtown, is in Des Plaines, IL. 11,837 students pursue degrees in 73 Oakton Community College programs, overall. In terms of enrollment, it ranks sixth in the state of Illinois.

9. Illinois Central College

One College Drive
East Peoria, IL 61635-0001
(309) 694-5422

Illinois Central College offers one physical therapy assistant program and this college, which is near East Peoria, is located in a rural area. This community college is one of 46 community colleges in Illinois. This college is the fourth largest institution in the state of Illinois offering physical therapy in terms of programs.

10. Black Hawk College

6600-34th Avenue
Moline, IL 61265-5899
(309) 796-5000

Black Hawk College, which is 4.0 miles from the heart of downtown, is in Moline, IL and this college offers one physical therapy assistant program. It is one of 46 community colleges in Illinois. In terms of programs, it is the biggest institution in the state of Illinois offering physical therapy.