Maryland contains twelve schools that offer athletic training programs. Towson University, the highest-ranking athletic training school in MD, has a total student population of 21,177 and is the 141st highest ranked school in America.
Of the 12 athletic training schools in Maryland, only 2 have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Mount St Mary's University comes out as the most expensive ($24,568/yr), with Cecil College as the lowest recorded at only $6,258/yr.
Athletic Training students from Maryland 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 Maryland alone, there are 2,100 employed coaches and scouts earning an average yearly salary of $39,890. Athletic trainers in this state earn $45,310/yr and there are 120 employed.
Also, within the athletic training schools in Maryland, the average student population is 3,835 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 17 to 1. Aside from athletic training, there are 2792 total degree (or certificate) programs in the state, with 3,442 people on average applying for a school. Undergraduate tuition costs are normally around $6,052, but can vary widely depending on the type of school.
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