New York contains thirteen schools that offer exercise physiology programs. Columbia University in the City of New York, the highest-ranking exercise physiology school in NY, has a total student population of 24,230 and is the 4th highest ranked school in America.
Of the 13 exercise physiology schools in New York, only 6 have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Long Island University-Brooklyn Campus comes out as the most expensive ($28,158/yr), with CUNY Queens College as the lowest recorded at only $5,594/yr.
Exercise Physiology students from New York 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 New York alone, there are 1,340 employed physical scientists earning an average yearly salary of $85,060. Physical therapists in this state earn $74,920/yr and there are 13,320 employed.
Also, within the exercise physiology schools in New York, the average student population is 2,856 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 16 to 1. Aside from exercise physiology, there are 10195 total degree (or certificate) programs in the state, with 3,318 people on average applying for a school. Undergraduate tuition costs are normally around $4,933, but can vary widely depending on the type of school.
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