Connecticut contains two schools that offer exercise physiology programs. Sacred Heart University, the highest-ranking exercise physiology school in CT, has a total student population of 6,023 and is the 1821st highest ranked school in America.
Of the 2 exercise physiology schools in Connecticut, none have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Sacred Heart University comes out as the most expensive ($28,642/yr), with Manchester Community College as the lowest recorded at only $4,176/yr.
Exercise Physiology students from Connecticut schools who go on to become exercise physiologists, training specialists, athletic trainers, athletes, etc. have a good chance at finding employment. For example, there are 174,490 people working as physical therapists alone in the US, and their average annual salary is $76,220. Also, Physical scientists make on average $94,880 per year and there are about 25,310 of them employed in the US today. In fact, in the Connecticut alone, there are 110 employed physical scientists earning an average yearly salary of $"*". Physical therapists in this state earn $79,250/yr and there are 3,510 employed.
Also, within the exercise physiology schools in Connecticut, the average student population is 1,939 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 14 to 1. Aside from exercise physiology, there are 2145 total degree (or certificate) programs in the state, with 3,319 people on average applying for a school. Undergraduate tuition costs are normally around $4,907, but can vary widely depending on the type of school.
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