Ewing, NJ has twenty-nine exercise physiology schools within a 100-mile radius of its city center. Columbia University in the City of New York, the highest ranked school in this group with an exercise physiology program, has a total student population of 24,230. It is the 4th highest ranked school in the USA and the highest in the state of New York.
Exercise Physiology students from Ewing 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 Trenton-Ewing area alone, there are 110 employed physical scientists earning an average salary of $78,750. Physical therapists in this area earn $82,760/yr and there are 300 employed.
Ewing lies in Mercer county, which is one of the 11 counties in New Jersey. Overall, the Trenton-Ewing area has 216,060 total employed workers according to the US Bureau of Labor Statistics, with a 1.8% unemployment rate, $26.49/hr average worker wage, and a $55,090 average annual salary. Thus, about 1.367 out of every 1000 jobs in Ewing are held by physical therapists, and 0.529/1000 are held by physical scientists.
Of the 29 exercise physiology schools with a 100-mile radius of Ewing, only 11 have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Cabrini College comes out as the most expensive ($29,277/yr) for exercise physiology students, with County College of Morris as the lowest, reported at only $4,290/yr.
|Name||State||Population||# of Schools||Avg School Rank||Total Programs||Distance from Ewing|
|West Windsor||NJ||-||1||10.9855||60||9.4 miles|
|Willow Grove||PA||-||3||11.6322||2||18.9 miles|
|East Brunswick||NJ||48,086||0||-||0||22.8 miles|
|Mount Laurel||NJ||-||1||24.9456||10||23.2 miles|
|New Brunswick||NJ||52,736||2||41.2629||152||24.0 miles|
|North Wales||PA||-||1||28.6361||21||26.0 miles|
|Cherry Hill||NJ||67,762||4||25.0729||31||27.2 miles|
|Perth Amboy||NJ||49,138||1||20.4079||6||32.8 miles|
|Saint Davids||PA||-||1||63.725||73||34.6 miles|
|Center Valley||PA||-||2||15.5079||66||36.8 miles|
|Toms River||NJ||131,619||3||29.102||89||39.6 miles|
|Staten Island||NY||-||3||40.1655||127||40.5 miles|