Arizona contains seven schools that offer athletic training programs. Northern Arizona University, the highest-ranking athletic training school in AZ, has a total student population of 23,597 and is the 225th highest ranked school in America.
Of the 7 athletic training schools in Arizona, only 4 have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, University of Phoenix-Online Campus comes out as the most expensive ($25,066/yr), with Pima Community College as the lowest recorded at only $3,259/yr.
Athletic Training students from Arizona schools who go on to become athletic trainers, trainers, sports trainers, gymnastics instructors, etc. have a good chance at finding employment. For example, there are 15,260 people working as athletic trainers alone in the US, and their average annual salary is $44,020. Also, Coaches and scouts make on average $35,740 per year and there are about 179,830 of them employed in the US today. In fact, in the Arizona alone, there are 2,570 employed coaches and scouts earning an average yearly salary of $31,320. Athletic trainers in this state earn $39,140/yr and there are 190 employed.
Also, within the athletic training schools in Arizona, the average student population is 7,131 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 19 to 1. Aside from athletic training, there are 3266 total degree (or certificate) programs in the state, with 2,667 people on average applying for a school. Undergraduate tuition costs are normally around $2,108, but can vary widely depending on the type of school.
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