Physical Therapy Schools In Kansas

There are 5 accredited physical therapy schools in Kansas for faculty who teach physical therapy classes to choose from. Below are statistics and other relevant data to help analyze the state of physical therapy and physical therapy training in Kansas, which includes physical therapy training at the following levels:

  • Associates degree in Physical Therapy
  • PhD degree in Physical Therapy


Schools

  1. Allen County Community College

    1801 N Cottonwood, Iola, Kansas 66749

    N/A U.S. News National University Ranking
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  2. Barton County Community College

    245 NE 30th Road, Great Bend, Kansas 67530

    N/A U.S. News National University Ranking
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  3. Dodge City Community College

    2501 N 14th Ave, Dodge City, Kansas 67801-2399

    N/A U.S. News National University Ranking
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  4. University of Kansas

    Lawrence, Kansas 66045

    101 U.S. News National University Ranking
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  5. Wichita State University

    1845 Fairmount, Wichita, Kansas 67260-0124

    n/a U.S. News National University Ranking
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Cities

Statistics

Professional Trends

Kansas Vs. National Physical Therapy Employment

Kansas 1,480
National 180,280

Of all of the physical therapy professionals that work in the US, approximately 1% work in Kansas state.

Employment Growth for Physical therapy professionals In Kansas

1,270 1,490 1,660 1,690 1,480
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Yellow: Actual Values

In Kansas, the field of physical therapy is growing. In 2010 there were 210 more physical therapy professionals working in Kansas than there were in 2006. So, in four years, the number of physical therapy professionals has grown by 17%. This is faster than the trend for physical therapy professionals around the US. Nationally, the number of physical therapy professionals has grown by 15% between 2006 and 2010.

Physical Therapy VS. All Professions salaries in Kansas

$63,280 $67,230 $68,210 $72,380 $75,400
$41,394 $43,120 $44,217 $45,570 $46,014
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Physical Therapy
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions

The amount earned by physical therapy professionals is increasing in Kansas. In 2006 physical therapy professionals made a mean salary of $63,280 per year, and in 2010 they made $75,400 per year.

Salary percentiles for Physical therapy professionals in Kansas

10th percentile
$54,790
25th percentile
$63,680
50th percentile
$73,940
75th percentile
$86,280
90th percentile
$103,700

This represents a 16% growth in salaries. This growth is mirrored by state trends for all professionals. Within the field of physical therapy, there is a huge variation in pay, with the highest paid physical therapy professionals earning 89% more money than those in the bottom 10% of the pay bracket in Kansas state.

Average Salaries for Physical therapy professionals and related professions in Kansas

Physical Therapy
$75,400
Physical Therapy Assistant
$36,890
Sports Medicine
$48,220

Physical therapy professionals in Kansas earn, on average, more than their counterparts in related professions.

Educational Trends

Physical Therapy programs available for each degree type for all schools in Kansas

associate
3
bachelor
0
master
0
doctor
2
Certificate
0
Total5

The number of students graduating from the 5 accredited physical therapy schools in Kansas is increasing. In 2006 there were 26 physical therapy graduates from physical therapy courses in Kansas and in 2010 there were 78 graduates.

This represents a 200% increase in the number of physical therapy degree or certificate school graduates in Kansas state. 60% of these graduates received a associate's degree in physical therapy.

Physical Therapy Faculty Salaries in Kansas

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