Texas contains 25 schools that offer exercise physiology programs. Rice University, the highest-ranking exercise physiology school in TX, has a total student population of 5,576 and is the 28th highest ranked school in America.
Of the 25 exercise physiology schools in Texas, only 5 have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Baylor University comes out as the most expensive ($26,444/yr), with St Philips College as the lowest recorded at only $4,077/yr.
Exercise Physiology students from Texas 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 Texas alone, there are 1,000 employed physical scientists earning an average yearly salary of $86,710. Physical therapists in this state earn $83,020/yr and there are 11,230 employed.
Also, within the exercise physiology schools in Texas, the average student population is 3,703 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 18 to 1. Aside from exercise physiology, there are 11086 total degree (or certificate) programs in the state, with 2,493 people on average applying for a school. Undergraduate tuition costs are normally around $3,572, but can vary widely depending on the type of school.
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