North Dakota contains five schools that offer athletic training programs. Minot State University, the highest-ranking athletic training school in ND, has a total student population of 3,649 and is the 596th highest ranked school in America.
Of the 5 athletic training schools in North Dakota, only 2 have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Jamestown College comes out as the most expensive ($14,473/yr), with Mayville State University as the lowest recorded at only $10,486/yr.
Athletic Training students from North Dakota 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 North Dakota alone, there are 530 employed coaches and scouts earning an average yearly salary of $29,070. Athletic trainers in this state earn $37,900/yr and there are 50 employed.
Also, within the athletic training schools in North Dakota, the average student population is 1,960 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 13 to 1. Aside from athletic training, there are 1090 total degree (or certificate) programs in the state, with 2,086 people on average applying for a school. Undergraduate tuition costs are normally around $5,018, but can vary widely depending on the type of school.
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