Nebraska contains eleven schools that offer personal training programs. University of Nebraska at Kearney, the highest-ranking personal training school in NE, has a total student population of 6,650 and is the 171st highest ranked school in America.
Of the 11 personal training schools in Nebraska, only 2 have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Creighton University comes out as the most expensive ($25,370/yr), with Western Nebraska Community College as the lowest recorded at only $6,379/yr.
Personal Training students from Nebraska 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 Nebraska alone, there are 100 employed recreation and fitness studies teachers earning an average yearly salary of $48,060. Fitness trainers and aerobics instructors in this state earn $29,540/yr and there are 1,320 employed.
Also, within the personal training schools in Nebraska, the average student population is 2,686 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 14 to 1. Aside from personal training, there are 1891 total degree (or certificate) programs in the state, with 1,500 people on average applying for a school. Undergraduate tuition costs are normally around $3,844, but can vary widely depending on the type of school.
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