Maine contains three schools that offer sports training programs. University of Southern Maine, the highest-ranking sports training school in ME, has a total student population of 9,655 and is the 530th highest ranked school in America.
Of the 3 sports training schools in Maine, none have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, University of New England comes out as the most expensive ($28,024/yr), with University of Maine at Presque Isle as the lowest recorded at only $9,513/yr.
Sports Training students from Maine schools who go on to become athletic trainers, trainers, sports trainers, coaches, etc. have a good chance at finding employment. For example, there are 15,260 people working as athletic trainers alone in the US, and their average annual salary is $44,020. Also, Coaches and scouts make on average $35,740 per year and there are about 179,830 of them employed in the US today. In fact, in the Maine alone, there are 1,820 employed coaches and scouts earning an average yearly salary of $22,490. Athletic trainers in this state earn $46,140/yr and there are 60 employed.
Also, within the sports training schools in Maine, the average student population is 1,527 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 15 to 1. Aside from sports training, there are 1035 total degree (or certificate) programs in the state, with 1,742 people on average applying for a school. Undergraduate tuition costs are normally around $5,504, but can vary widely depending on the type of school.
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