Georgia contains fifteen schools that offer personal training programs. Georgia State University, the highest-ranking personal training school in GA, has a total student population of 30,427 and is the 210th highest ranked school in America.
Of the 15 personal training schools in Georgia, only 4 have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Reinhardt College comes out as the most expensive ($17,713/yr), with Gwinnett Technical College as the lowest recorded at only $6,073/yr.
Personal Training students from Georgia 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 Georgia alone, there are 320 employed recreation and fitness studies teachers earning an average yearly salary of $53,550. Fitness trainers and aerobics instructors in this state earn $36,570/yr and there are 4,290 employed.
Also, within the personal training schools in Georgia, the average student population is 2,956 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 19 to 1. Aside from personal training, there are 5022 total degree (or certificate) programs in the state, with 3,167 people on average applying for a school. Undergraduate tuition costs are normally around $3,057, but can vary widely depending on the type of school.
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