Vermont contains seven schools that offer fitness programs. University of Vermont, the highest-ranking fitness school in VT, has a total student population of 13,391 and is the 113th highest ranked school in America.
Of the 7 fitness schools in Vermont, only 1 has a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Green Mountain College comes out as the most expensive ($24,561/yr), with Lyndon State College as the lowest recorded at only $12,636/yr.
Fitness students from Vermont 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. In fact, in the Vermont alone, there are employed recreation and fitness studies teachers earning an average yearly salary of $50,370. Fitness trainers and aerobics instructors in this state earn $31,000/yr and there are 600 employed.
Also, within the fitness schools in Vermont, the average student population is 1,663 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 10 to 1. Aside from fitness, there are 923 total degree (or certificate) programs in the state, with 2,687 people on average applying for a school. Undergraduate tuition costs are normally around $9,245, but can vary widely depending on the type of school.
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