Kansas contains 25 schools that offer personal training programs. Southwestern College, the highest-ranking personal training school in KS, has a total student population of 1,810 and is the 553rd highest ranked school in America.
Of the 25 personal training schools in Kansas, only 3 have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Benedictine College comes out as the most expensive ($20,991/yr), with Neosho County Community College as the lowest recorded at only $4,444/yr.
Personal Training students from Kansas 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 Kansas alone, there are 190 employed recreation and fitness studies teachers earning an average yearly salary of $48,550. Fitness trainers and aerobics instructors in this state earn $28,900/yr and there are 2,600 employed.
Also, within the personal training schools in Kansas, the average student population is 2,160 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 15 to 1. Aside from personal training, there are 2989 total degree (or certificate) programs in the state, with 1,167 people on average applying for a school. Undergraduate tuition costs are normally around $3,054, but can vary widely depending on the type of school.
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