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Rehabilitation Professions in North Carolina

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Rehabilitation Professions Schools in North Carolina

827 Rehabilitation students earned their degrees in the state in 2018-2019.

A Rehabilitation Professions major is the 40th most popular major in this state.

Education Levels of Rehabilitation Professions Majors in North Carolina

Rehabilitation majors in the state tend to have the following degree levels:

Education Level Number of Grads
Doctor’s Degree (Research / Scholarship) 379
Doctor’s Degree (Professional Practice) 379
Doctor’s Degree (Other) 379
Bachelor’s Degree 253
Master’s Degree 186
Associate’s Degree 9

Gender Distribution

In North Carolina, a rehabilitation major is more popular with women than with men.

Rehabilitation Professions Majors in NC Gender Diversity Statistics

Racial Distribution

The racial distribution of rehabilitation majors in North Carolina is as follows:

  • Asian: 2.1%
  • Black or African American: 10.3%
  • Hispanic or Latino: 3.5%
  • White: 70.0%
  • Non-Resident Alien: 1.5%
  • Other Races: 12.7%
Rehabilitation Professions Majors in NC Ethnic Diversity Statistics

Jobs for Rehabilitation Professions Grads in North Carolina

There are 25,110 people in the state and 871,750 people in the nation working in rehabilitation jobs.

Rehabilitation Professions Jobs Nationwide vs. NC

Wages for Rehabilitation Professions Jobs in North Carolina

Rehabilitation grads earn an average of $78,910 in the state and $73,860 nationwide.

jobs nationwide vs. state.

There are 23 colleges in North Carolina that offer rehabilitation degrees. Learn about the most popular 10 below:

140 Degrees in Major Awarded
62% Graduation Rate
28,718 Total Students

This public school has an average net price of $16,506. Seeking financial aid? At this school, 81% of students receive it. It takes the average student 4.52 years to graduate.

114 Degrees in Major Awarded
46% Graduation Rate
5,190 Total Students

This public college charges it's students an average net price of $11,802. Roughly six years after entering college, graduates of this school earn $27,800 a year. The student to faculty ratio is 14 to 1.

77 Degrees in Major Awarded
90% Graduation Rate
30,011 Total Students

Students who attend this public school pay an average net price of $13,918. 67% of students get financical aid. The full-time teacher rate is 77%.

#4

Duke University

Durham
76 Degrees in Major Awarded
95% Graduation Rate
16,606 Total Students

The student to faculty ratio is 7 to 1. Graduates earn an average $76,300 after graduation. It takes the average student 4.10 years to graduate.

65 Degrees in Major Awarded
57% Graduation Rate
11,639 Total Students

This public school has an average net price of $15,607. Students enjoy a student to faculty ratio of 17 to 1. The student loan default rate of 6.00% is a good sign that graduates can afford their loan payments.

61 Degrees in Major Awarded
71% Graduation Rate
16,747 Total Students

Roughly six years after entering college, graduates of this school earn $35,000 a year. 18 to 1 is the student to faculty ratio. The student loan default rate is 4.00% which is lower than average.

46 Degrees in Major Awarded
83% Graduation Rate
6,991 Total Students

The student loan default rate of 0.90% is a good sign that graduates can afford their loan payments. Students who attend this private institution pay an average net price of $35,160. Of all the teachers who work at the school, 76% are considered full time.

#8

Methodist University

Fayetteville
43 Degrees in Major Awarded
39% Graduation Rate
2,092 Total Students

100% of students are awarded financial aid at this school. Of all the teachers who work at the school, 57% are considered full time. The average student takes 4.52 years to complete their degree at Methodist.

43 Degrees in Major Awarded
54% Graduation Rate
3,689 Total Students

Graduates earn an average $33,200 after graduation. This private institution charges an average net price of $19,036. The student to faculty ratio is 16 to 1.

#10

Campbell University

Buies Creek
39 Degrees in Major Awarded
50% Graduation Rate
6,448 Total Students

The student to faculty ratio is 15 to 1. 46% of the teachers are full time. 100% of students are awarded financial aid at this school.

Rehabilitation Professions Careers in NC

Some of the careers rehabilitation majors go into include:

Job Title NC Job Growth NC Median Salary
Orthotists and Prosthetists 31% $74,480
Health Specialties Professors 28% $105,520
Medical Appliance Technicians 23% $38,220
Physical Therapists 23% $86,600
Therapists 21% $46,450
Occupational Therapists 19% $84,700
Rehabilitation Counselors 17% $39,380
Exercise Physiologists 14% $46,200
Life Scientists 14% $91,080
Engineers 13% $85,110
Recreational Therapists 0% $44,960

Below are some popular majors in the state that are similar to rehabilitation.

Major Annual Graduates in NC
Nursing 7,453
Health/Medical Admin Services 4,046
Allied Health Professions 2,305
Allied Health Services 1,989
Public Health 1,178
Nursing & Nursing Assistants 1,051
Mental & Social Health Services 1,036
Dental Support Services 657

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View Nationwide Rehabilitation Professions Report

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