Connecticut contains ten schools that offer athletic training programs. Quinnipiac University, the highest-ranking athletic training school in CT, has a total student population of 7,758 and is the 193rd highest ranked school in America.
Of the 10 athletic training schools in Connecticut, only 2 have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Quinnipiac University comes out as the most expensive ($30,491/yr), with Norwalk Community College as the lowest recorded at only $7,294/yr.
Athletic Training students from Connecticut 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 Connecticut alone, there are 2,970 employed coaches and scouts earning an average yearly salary of $36,720. Athletic trainers in this state earn $62,590/yr and there are 300 employed.
Also, within the athletic training schools in Connecticut, the average student population is 1,939 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 14 to 1. Aside from athletic training, there are 2145 total degree (or certificate) programs in the state, with 3,319 people on average applying for a school. Undergraduate tuition costs are normally around $4,907, but can vary widely depending on the type of school.
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