Kentucky contains thirteen schools that offer personal training programs. Midway College, the highest-ranking personal training school in KY, has a total student population of 1,392 and is the 327th highest ranked school in America.
Of the 13 personal training schools in Kentucky, only 4 have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Thomas More College comes out as the most expensive ($17,728/yr), with Alice Lloyd College as the lowest recorded at only $6,981/yr.
Personal Training students from Kentucky 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 Kentucky alone, there are 130 employed recreation and fitness studies teachers earning an average yearly salary of $54,860. Fitness trainers and aerobics instructors in this state earn $27,930/yr and there are 2,210 employed.
Also, within the personal training schools in Kentucky, the average student population is 2,555 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 16 to 1. Aside from personal training, there are 2859 total degree (or certificate) programs in the state, with 2,477 people on average applying for a school. Undergraduate tuition costs are normally around $4,117, but can vary widely depending on the type of school.
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