Maine contains five schools that offer personal training programs. Saint Joseph's College of Maine, the highest-ranking personal training school in ME, has a total student population of 2,727 and is the 465th highest ranked school in America.
Of the 5 personal training schools in Maine, none have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, University of New England comes out as the most expensive ($28,024/yr), with University of Maine at Presque Isle as the lowest recorded at only $9,513/yr.
Personal Training students from Maine 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 Maine alone, there are 120 employed recreation and fitness studies teachers earning an average yearly salary of $54,580. Fitness trainers and aerobics instructors in this state earn $28,730/yr and there are 630 employed.
Also, within the personal training schools in Maine, the average student population is 1,527 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 15 to 1. Aside from personal training, there are 1035 total degree (or certificate) programs in the state, with 1,742 people on average applying for a school. Undergraduate tuition costs are normally around $5,504, but can vary widely depending on the type of school.
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