Occupational Therapy Schools In Georgia

Georgia has 8 accredited occupational therapy schools where occupational therapy faculty who teach occupational therapy classes can find employment. The trends in Georgia's occupational therapy academic community can be evaluated by looking at the statistics and graphs below. Academia in occupational therapy includes occupational therapy training at the following levels:

  • Associates degree in Occupational Therapy
  • Bachelors degree in Occupational Therapy
  • Masters degree in Occupational Therapy


Schools

  1. Darton College

    2400 Gillionville Rd, Albany, Georgia 31707-3098

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  2. Andrew College

    501College St, Cuthbert, Georgia 39840-5550

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  3. Augusta Technical College

    3200 Augusta Tech Drive, Augusta, Georgia 30906

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  4. Brenau University

    500 Washington Street SE, Gainesville, Georgia 30501-3668

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  5. Georgia Northwestern Technical College

    One Maurice Culberson Drive, Rome, Georgia 30161

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  6. Medical College of Georgia

    1120 Fifteenth St, Augusta, Georgia 30912

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  7. Middle Georgia College

    1100 Second St SE, Cochran, Georgia 31014-1599

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  8. Brown Mackie College-Atlanta

    4370 Peachtree Rd NE, Atlanta, Georgia 30319

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Cities

Statistics

Professional Trends

Georgia Vs. National Occupational Therapy Employment

Georgia 2,680
National 135,200

Approximately 2% of the country's occupational therapy professionals work in Georgia state.

Employment Growth for Occupational therapy professionals In Georgia

2,130 2,410 2,370 2,720 2,680
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Yellow: Actual Values

The number of occupational therapy professionals is growing in Georgia. There were 550 more occupational therapy professionals working in Georgia in 2010, than there were in 2006. This represents a 26% growth in the field. This is faster than the trend for occupational therapy professionals around the US. Nationally, the number of occupational therapy professionals has grown by 13% between 2006 and 2010.

Occupational Therapy VS. All Professions salaries in Georgia

$41,370 $47,123 $48,903 $48,740 $49,490
$42,452 $44,373 $45,309 $46,939 $48,171
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Occupational Therapy
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions

The salaries paid to occupational therapy professionals are growing in Georgia. Occupational therapy professionals earned a yearly mean salary of $41,370 in 2006. They earned a yearly mean salary of $49,490 in 2010.

Salary percentiles for Occupational therapy professionals in Georgia

10th percentile
$32,200
25th percentile
$41,140
50th percentile
$49,330
75th percentile
$57,713
90th percentile
$67,910

Thus, occupational therapy professionals' salaries grew by 16% in 4 years. This growth is mirrored by state trends for all professionals. In Georgia state, within the field of occupational therapy, there is a huge variation in pay. The highest paid occupational therapy professionals earn 111% more money than those in the bottom 10% of the pay bracket.

Average Salaries for Occupational therapy professionals and related professions in Georgia

Clinical Psychology
$62,328
Forensic Psychology
$74,195
Occupational Therapy
$49,490
Psychology
$74,195
School Psychology
$70,080
Sociology
$58,370
Sports Psychology
$70,080

Occupational therapy professionals in Georgia earn, on average, less than their counterparts in related professions.

Educational Trends

Occupational Therapy programs available for each degree type for all schools in Georgia

associate
6
bachelor
1
master
2
doctor
0
Certificate
0
Total9

As the number of occupational therapy professionals is increasing in Georgia state, the number of students graduating from the 8 accredited occupational therapy schools in Georgia state is also increasing. In Georgia, there were 107 graduates in 2006. And there were 151 graduates from occupational therapy courses in 2010.

Thus there was a 41% percent increase in the number of occupational therapy school degree or certificate graduates in Georgia. 67% of these graduates received a associate's degree in occupational therapy.

Occupational Therapy Faculty Salaries in Georgia

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