Missouri contains ten schools that offer exercise physiology programs. University of Missouri-Columbia, the highest-ranking exercise physiology school in MO, has a total student population of 31,237 and is the 820th highest ranked school in America.
Of the 10 exercise physiology schools in Missouri, only 3 have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Saint Louis University-Main Campus comes out as the most expensive ($31,255/yr), with Truman State University as the lowest recorded at only $10,894/yr.
Exercise Physiology students from Missouri 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 Missouri, the average student population is 2,183 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 16 to 1. Aside from exercise physiology, there are 4755 total degree (or certificate) programs in the state, with 1,482 people on average applying for a school. Undergraduate tuition costs are normally around $4,695, but can vary widely depending on the type of school.
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