North Dakota contains five schools that offer personal training programs. Minot State University, the highest-ranking personal training school in ND, has a total student population of 3,649 and is the 596th highest ranked school in America.
Of the 5 personal training schools in North Dakota, only 2 have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Jamestown College comes out as the most expensive ($14,473/yr), with Mayville State University as the lowest recorded at only $10,486/yr.
Personal Training students from North Dakota 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 North Dakota alone, there are 50 employed recreation and fitness studies teachers earning an average yearly salary of $51,490. Fitness trainers and aerobics instructors in this state earn $21,560/yr and there are 610 employed.
Also, within the personal training schools in North Dakota, the average student population is 1,960 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 13 to 1. Aside from personal training, there are 1090 total degree (or certificate) programs in the state, with 2,086 people on average applying for a school. Undergraduate tuition costs are normally around $5,018, but can vary widely depending on the type of school.
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