Nevada contains one school that offers fitness programs. University of Nevada-Las Vegas has a total student population of 29,080 and is the 1903rd highest ranked school in America.
Fitness students from Nevada 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 Nevada, the average student population is 3,396 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 18 to 1. Aside from fitness, 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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