Delaware contains four schools that offer fitness programs. Delaware State University, the highest-ranking fitness school in DE, has a total student population of 3,609 and is the 639th highest ranked school in America.
Of the 4 fitness schools in Delaware, none have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Wesley College comes out as the most expensive ($19,805/yr), with Delaware Technical and Community College-Stanton-Wilmington as the lowest recorded at only $4,849/yr.
Fitness students from Delaware schools who go on to become fitness professionals, sports trainers, fitness trainers, fitness instructors, etc. have a good chance at finding employment. For example, there are 228,170 people working as fitness trainers and aerobics instructors alone in the US, and their average annual salary is $35,340. Also, Recreation and fitness studies teachers make on average $60,580 per year and there are about 16,850 of them employed in the US today.
Also, within the fitness schools in Delaware, the average student population is 2,228 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 16 to 1. Aside from fitness, there are 540 total degree (or certificate) programs in the state, with 2,476 people on average applying for a school. Undergraduate tuition costs are normally around $3,732, but can vary widely depending on the type of school.
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