Tennessee contains nineteen schools that offer personal training programs. Martin Methodist College, the highest-ranking personal training school in TN, has a total student population of 1,001 and is the 354th highest ranked school in America.
Of the 19 personal training schools in Tennessee, only 4 have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Martin Methodist College comes out as the most expensive ($25,620/yr), with Middle Tennessee State University as the lowest recorded at only $8,608/yr.
Personal Training students from Tennessee 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 Tennessee alone, there are 310 employed recreation and fitness studies teachers earning an average yearly salary of $42,250. Fitness trainers and aerobics instructors in this state earn $25,590/yr and there are 3,310 employed.
Also, within the personal training schools in Tennessee, the average student population is 2,002 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 17 to 1. Aside from personal training, there are 4116 total degree (or certificate) programs in the state, with 2,154 people on average applying for a school. Undergraduate tuition costs are normally around $4,032, but can vary widely depending on the type of school.
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