Nevada contains one school that offers exercise physiology programs. University of Nevada-Las Vegas has a total student population of 29,080 and is the 1903rd highest ranked school in America.
Exercise Physiology students from Nevada 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 Nevada alone, there are 100 employed physical scientists earning an average yearly salary of $96,300. Physical therapists in this state earn $85,360/yr and there are 1,280 employed.
Also, within the exercise physiology schools in Nevada, the average student population is 3,396 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 18 to 1. Aside from exercise physiology, there are 786 total degree (or certificate) programs in the state, with 1,014 people on average applying for a school. Undergraduate tuition costs are normally around $2,730, but can vary widely depending on the type of school.
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