Iowa contains ten schools that offer exercise physiology programs. Dordt College, the highest-ranking exercise physiology school in IA, has a total student population of 1,322 and is the 295th highest ranked school in America.
Of the 10 exercise physiology schools in Iowa, only 1 has a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Saint Ambrose University comes out as the most expensive ($21,089/yr), with University of Iowa as the lowest recorded at only $12,829/yr.
Exercise Physiology students from Iowa 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 Iowa alone, there are 60 employed physical scientists earning an average yearly salary of $64,020. Physical therapists in this state earn $70,100/yr and there are 1,630 employed.
Also, within the exercise physiology schools in Iowa, the average student population is 3,609 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 16 to 1. Aside from exercise physiology, there are 3687 total degree (or certificate) programs in the state, with 1,622 people on average applying for a school. Undergraduate tuition costs are normally around $4,082, but can vary widely depending on the type of school.
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