Idaho contains four schools that offer athletic training programs. University of Idaho, the highest-ranking athletic training school in ID, has a total student population of 11,957 and is the 243rd highest ranked school in America.
Of the 4 athletic training schools in Idaho, only 2 have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Northwest Nazarene University comes out as the most expensive ($18,806/yr), with Boise State University as the lowest recorded at only $11,811/yr.
Athletic Training students from Idaho 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 Idaho alone, there are 2,250 employed coaches and scouts earning an average yearly salary of $26,100. Athletic trainers in this state earn $43,890/yr and there are 120 employed.
Also, within the athletic training schools in Idaho, the average student population is 3,285 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 16 to 1. Aside from athletic training, there are 1173 total degree (or certificate) programs in the state, with 1,807 people on average applying for a school. Undergraduate tuition costs are normally around $4,022, but can vary widely depending on the type of school.
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