Hawaii contains four schools that offer exercise physiology programs. University of Hawaii at Manoa, the highest-ranking exercise physiology school in HI, has a total student population of 20,435 and is the 282nd highest ranked school in America.
Of the 4 exercise physiology schools in Hawaii, only 1 has a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Brigham Young University-Hawaii comes out as the most expensive ($10,847/yr), with Kapiolani Community College as the lowest recorded at only $3,425/yr.
Exercise Physiology students from Hawaii 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 Hawaii alone, there are 80 employed physical scientists earning an average yearly salary of $78,680. Physical therapists in this state earn $56,990/yr and there are 1,000 employed.
Also, within the exercise physiology schools in Hawaii, the average student population is 3,134 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 17 to 1. Aside from exercise physiology, there are 704 total degree (or certificate) programs in the state, with 1,845 people on average applying for a school. Undergraduate tuition costs are normally around $3,000, but can vary widely depending on the type of school.
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