Kansas contains six schools that offer exercise physiology programs. Central Christian College of Kansas, the highest-ranking exercise physiology school in KS, has a total student population of 466 and is the 614th highest ranked school in America.
Of the 6 exercise physiology schools in Kansas, only 2 have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Baker University comes out as the most expensive ($21,424/yr), with Barton County Community College as the lowest recorded at only $9,108/yr.
Exercise Physiology students from Kansas 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 Kansas alone, there are 150 employed physical scientists earning an average yearly salary of $84,650. Physical therapists in this state earn $72,380/yr and there are 1,690 employed.
Also, within the exercise physiology schools in Kansas, the average student population is 2,160 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 15 to 1. Aside from exercise physiology, there are 2989 total degree (or certificate) programs in the state, with 1,167 people on average applying for a school. Undergraduate tuition costs are normally around $3,054, but can vary widely depending on the type of school.
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