Missouri contains 23 schools that offer personal training programs. Westminster College, the highest-ranking personal training school in MO, has a total student population of 1,087 and is the 369th highest ranked school in America.
Of the 23 personal training schools in Missouri, only 6 have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Bryan University comes out as the most expensive ($31,601/yr), with Park University as the lowest recorded at only $8,192/yr.
Personal Training students from Missouri 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 Missouri alone, there are 310 employed recreation and fitness studies teachers earning an average yearly salary of $47,510. Fitness trainers and aerobics instructors in this state earn $26,110/yr and there are 4,480 employed.
Also, within the personal training schools in Missouri, the average student population is 2,183 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 16 to 1. Aside from personal training, there are 4755 total degree (or certificate) programs in the state, with 1,482 people on average applying for a school. Undergraduate tuition costs are normally around $4,695, but can vary widely depending on the type of school.
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