Michigan contains thirteen schools that offer exercise physiology programs. Michigan Technological University, the highest-ranking exercise physiology school in MI, has a total student population of 7,136 and is the 158th highest ranked school in America.
Of the 13 exercise physiology schools in Michigan, only 4 have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Hope College comes out as the most expensive ($22,674/yr), with Bay Mills Community College as the lowest recorded at only $4,955/yr.
Exercise Physiology students from Michigan 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 Michigan alone, there are 810 employed physical scientists earning an average yearly salary of $86,180. Physical therapists in this state earn $74,310/yr and there are 6,550 employed.
Also, within the exercise physiology schools in Michigan, the average student population is 3,208 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 17 to 1. Aside from exercise physiology, there are 6233 total degree (or certificate) programs in the state, with 1,809 people on average applying for a school. Undergraduate tuition costs are normally around $5,088, but can vary widely depending on the type of school.
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