Ohio contains 39 schools that offer personal training programs. Ohio State University-Main Campus, the highest-ranking personal training school in OH, has a total student population of 55,014 and is the 33rd highest ranked school in America.
Of the 39 personal training schools in Ohio, only 10 have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Xavier University comes out as the most expensive ($25,507/yr), with Lorain County Community College as the lowest recorded at only $2,528/yr.
Personal Training students from Ohio 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 Ohio alone, there are 880 employed recreation and fitness studies teachers earning an average yearly salary of $52,670. Fitness trainers and aerobics instructors in this state earn $26,420/yr and there are 6,140 employed.
Also, within the personal training schools in Ohio, the average student population is 1,976 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 15 to 1. Aside from personal training, there are 8695 total degree (or certificate) programs in the state, with 1,681 people on average applying for a school. Undergraduate tuition costs are normally around $4,978, but can vary widely depending on the type of school.
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