South Carolina Physical Therapists: Schools and Careers

Career Information for Physical Therapists in South Carolina

Physical Therapists picture    Physical Therapists image

Fast Facts for Physical Therapists in South Carolina

  • Cities with highest percentage of jobs relative to population: Florence, Charleston and Spartanburg
  • Cities with lowest percentage of jobs relative to population: Anderson, Columbia and Myrtle Beach
  • Cities with the highest absolute number of jobs: Charleston, Columbia and Greenville

Salaries for Physical Therapists in South Carolina

  • Metro areas with the highest median salaries: Florence, Columbia and Anderson

Schools for Physical Therapists in South Carolina are listed below.

Selected Physical Therapy Schools in South Carolina

quickinfoThese schools offer particularly quick info upon request, and we have written detailed profiles for each (click school names to see the profiles).

Request info from multiple schools, by clicking the Request Info links.

This list also contains online schools that accept students from South Carolina.

Matching School Ads
South University

As a student at South University, you will have the opportunity to learn from accomplished faculty members who have real-world experience in the subjects that they teach. Our small class sizes allow you to receive personalized attention from instructors, and the encouragement to recognize your goals for the future and the means to achieve them.

  • Programs: Occupational Therapy Assistant (AS)
  • Degrees: Associate

Work toward your degree online with University of Cincinnati Online.

  • Programs: Bachelor of Science in Respiratory Therapy
  • Degrees: Bachelor
Matching School Ads

More South Carolina Physical Therapy Schools

School Name Campus Highest Award Enrolled
Benedict College Columbia Bachelor 2,641
Medical University of South Carolina Charleston Doctorate & First Professional 2,537
University of South Carolina-Columbia Columbia Doctorate & First Professional 27,272

Job Popularity in Metro Areas for Physical Therapists

The map below shows job statistics for the career type by metro area, for South Carolina. A table below the map shows job popularity and salaries across the state.

Metro Areas Rated for Popularity for:
Physical Therapists

Listed below are metro areas ranked by the popularity of jobs for Physical Therapists relative to the population of the city, as of 2008. Salary data was obtained from the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics.

A Relative Popularity of 1.0 means that the city has an average number of the particular job, for its population, compared to the rest of the US. Higher numbers mean proportionally more jobs of that type.

Metro Area Jobs Salary

South Carolina

Florence 130 $89360 1.01
Greenville 540 $88760 0.92
Anderson 540 $88760 0.92
Mauldin 540 $88760 0.92
Hilton Head Island 130 $73170 1.21
Bluffton 130 $73170 1.21
Beaufort 130 $73170 1.21
Charleston 450 $78590 0.94
North Charleston 450 $78590 0.94
Columbia 490 $72340 0.89
Spartanburg 250 $82120 1.2
Employment For:

Find a school near you

Career and College Resources on CityTownInfo

Real-World Career Reports

Career Stories from workers: daily activities, job tips, best/worst job aspects, training, etc.
Daily Career & Education News from our staff. We're an approved Google News provider!

Career References and Original Articles

Resource Center. A starting point for all CityTownInfo career and college resources.
Career Overviews of hundreds of careers: descriptions, salaries, forecasts, schools, more.
Best Careers Not Requiring Degrees: Good pay, job growth, low need for degrees.
Helpful Articles, many in "how-to" format; e.g., "How to Become a Chef".
Infographics covering employment and educational trends.

College Directories and Lists

These lists link to thousands of detailed school profiles.

Colleges by State. Nearly every college and trade school in the country.
Colleges Listed Alphabetically. About 7,000 colleges & trade schools, including online schools.
Colleges by Major City. Browse cities with multiple college options.
Online Colleges. Colleges with online degree programs.
Graduate Schools by State. Colleges offering graduate degree programs.
Graduate Schools by Major City. Find cities with multiple graduate school options.