Rhode Island contains 34 schools that offer personal training programs. Boston University, the highest-ranking personal training school in RI, has a total student population of 31,960 and is the 32nd highest ranked school in America.
Of the 34 personal training schools in Rhode Island, only 8 have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Northeastern University comes out as the most expensive ($32,703/yr), with Middlesex Community College as the lowest recorded at only $2,314/yr.
Personal Training students from Rhode Island 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.
Also, within the personal training schools in Rhode Island, the average student population is 3,268 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 15 to 1. Aside from personal training, there are 763 total degree (or certificate) programs in the state, with 7,540 people on average applying for a school. Undergraduate tuition costs are normally around $4,892, but can vary widely depending on the type of school.
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