Delaware contains one school that offers sports medicine programs. Wesley College has a total student population of 2,426 and is the 687th highest ranked school in America.
Sports Medicine students from Delaware schools who go on to become sports medicine practitioners, sports trainers, sports doctors, sports physicians, etc. have a good chance at finding employment. For example, there are 274,160 people working as physicians and surgeons alone in the US, and their average annual salary is $173,860. Also, Physical therapists make on average $76,220 per year and there are about 174,490 of them employed in the US today. In fact, in the Delaware alone, there are 600 employed physical therapists earning an average yearly salary of $82,450. Physicians and surgeons in this state earn $150,600/yr and there are 1,220 employed.
Also, within the sports medicine schools in Delaware, the average student population is 2,228 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 16 to 1. Aside from sports medicine, there are 540 total degree (or certificate) programs in the state, with 2,476 people on average applying for a school. Undergraduate tuition costs are normally around $3,732, but can vary widely depending on the type of school.
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