Idaho contains five schools that offer exercise physiology programs. University of Idaho, the highest-ranking exercise physiology school in ID, has a total student population of 11,957 and is the 243rd highest ranked school in America.
Of the 5 exercise physiology schools in Idaho, only 3 have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, The College of Idaho comes out as the most expensive ($15,402/yr), with Brigham Young University-Idaho as the lowest recorded at only $9,571/yr.
Exercise Physiology students from Idaho 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 Idaho alone, there are 80 employed physical scientists earning an average yearly salary of $81,770. Physical therapists in this state earn $70,780/yr and there are 870 employed.
Also, within the exercise physiology schools in Idaho, the average student population is 3,285 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 16 to 1. Aside from exercise physiology, there are 1173 total degree (or certificate) programs in the state, with 1,807 people on average applying for a school. Undergraduate tuition costs are normally around $4,022, but can vary widely depending on the type of school.
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