Colorado contains five schools that offer personal training programs. Emily Griffith Opportunity School, the highest-ranking personal training school in CO, has a total student population of 2,230 and is the 2063rd highest ranked school in America.
Personal Training students from Colorado schools who go on to become personal trainers, personal skills trainers, trainers, PT trainers, 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 Colorado alone, there are 150 employed recreation and fitness studies teachers earning an average yearly salary of $47,540. Fitness trainers and aerobics instructors in this state earn $38,470/yr and there are 5,940 employed.
Also, within the personal training schools in Colorado, the average student population is 3,182 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 18 to 1. Aside from personal training, there are 2501 total degree (or certificate) programs in the state, with 3,103 people on average applying for a school. Undergraduate tuition costs are normally around $4,337, but can vary widely depending on the type of school.
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