New York contains seventeen schools that offer athletic training programs. Columbia University in the City of New York, the highest-ranking athletic training school in NY, has a total student population of 24,230 and is the 4th highest ranked school in America.
Of the 17 athletic training schools in New York, only 4 have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Hofstra University comes out as the most expensive ($28,999/yr), with Niagara County Community College as the lowest recorded at only $4,252/yr.
Athletic Training students from New York 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 New York alone, there are 9,880 employed coaches and scouts earning an average yearly salary of $37,740. Athletic trainers in this state earn $47,600/yr and there are 550 employed.
Also, within the athletic training schools in New York, the average student population is 2,856 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 16 to 1. Aside from athletic training, there are 10195 total degree (or certificate) programs in the state, with 3,318 people on average applying for a school. Undergraduate tuition costs are normally around $4,933, but can vary widely depending on the type of school.
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