Oregon contains seven schools that offer athletic training programs. Linfield College, the highest-ranking athletic training school in OR, has a total student population of 1,678 and is the 251st highest ranked school in America.
Of the 7 athletic training schools in Oregon, only 1 has a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, George Fox University comes out as the most expensive ($23,628/yr), with Lane Community College as the lowest recorded at only $6,953/yr.
Athletic Training students from Oregon 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 Oregon alone, there are 2,780 employed coaches and scouts earning an average yearly salary of $39,250. Athletic trainers in this state earn $50,420/yr and there are 70 employed.
Also, within the athletic training schools in Oregon, the average student population is 2,645 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 16 to 1. Aside from athletic training, there are 2428 total degree (or certificate) programs in the state, with 1,810 people on average applying for a school. Undergraduate tuition costs are normally around $4,147, but can vary widely depending on the type of school.
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