Jackson Heights, NY has twenty-five exercise physiology schools within a 100-mile radius of its city center. Yale University, the highest ranked school in this group with an exercise physiology program, has a total student population of 11,593. It is the 2nd highest ranked school in the USA and one of the highest in the state .
Exercise Physiology students from Jackson Heights 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.
Of the 25 exercise physiology schools with a 100-mile radius of Jackson Heights, 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 Manchester Community College as the lowest, reported at only $4,176/yr.
|Name||State||Population||# of Schools||Avg School Rank||Total Programs||Distance from Jackson Heights|
|Rego Park||NY||-||1||27.7974||9||2.4 miles|
|Long Island City||NY||-||4||18.9499||59||3.4 miles|
|West New York||NJ||47,282||1||33.6373||6||5.1 miles|
|Fresh Meadows||NY||-||1||41.5392||2||5.7 miles|
|New York City||NY||8,459,026||86||26.2632||1,528||6.6 miles|
|North Bergen||NJ||59,771||0||-||0||7.9 miles|
|Jersey City||NJ||242,594||10||25.9195||190||9.7 miles|
|Mount Vernon||NY||68,747||8||36.4632||259||11.1 miles|
|Far Rockaway||NY||-||2||14.0585||4||12.4 miles|
|New Rochelle||NY||74,592||3||35.7163||149||12.6 miles|
|Garden City||NY||-||5||29.9653||250||13.3 miles|