Kentucky contains thirteen schools that offer athletic training programs. Midway College, the highest-ranking athletic training school in KY, has a total student population of 1,392 and is the 327th highest ranked school in America.
Of the 13 athletic training schools in Kentucky, only 4 have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Thomas More College comes out as the most expensive ($17,728/yr), with Alice Lloyd College as the lowest recorded at only $6,981/yr.
Athletic Training students from Kentucky 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 Kentucky alone, there are 1,680 employed coaches and scouts earning an average yearly salary of $31,390. Athletic trainers in this state earn $37,840/yr and there are 200 employed.
Also, within the athletic training schools in Kentucky, the average student population is 2,555 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 16 to 1. Aside from athletic training, there are 2859 total degree (or certificate) programs in the state, with 2,477 people on average applying for a school. Undergraduate tuition costs are normally around $4,117, but can vary widely depending on the type of school.
Kentucky Interesting Facts