Maine contains three schools that offer exercise physiology programs. Saint Joseph's College of Maine, the highest-ranking exercise physiology school in ME, has a total student population of 2,727 and is the 465th highest ranked school in America.
Of the 3 exercise physiology schools in Maine, none have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, University of New England comes out as the most expensive ($28,024/yr), with University of Southern Maine as the lowest recorded at only $15,940/yr.
Exercise Physiology students from Maine 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.
Also, within the exercise physiology schools in Maine, the average student population is 1,527 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 15 to 1. Aside from exercise physiology, there are 1035 total degree (or certificate) programs in the state, with 1,742 people on average applying for a school. Undergraduate tuition costs are normally around $5,504, but can vary widely depending on the type of school.
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