Missouri contains eighteen schools that offer sports training programs. Lindenwood University, the highest-ranking sports training school in MO, has a total student population of 10,408 and is the 481st highest ranked school in America.
Of the 18 sports training schools in Missouri, only 5 have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Bryan University comes out as the most expensive ($31,601/yr), with Park University as the lowest recorded at only $8,192/yr.
Sports Training students from Missouri 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 Missouri alone, there are 2,570 employed coaches and scouts earning an average yearly salary of $35,300. Athletic trainers in this state earn $43,430/yr and there are 450 employed.
Also, within the sports training schools in Missouri, the average student population is 2,183 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 16 to 1. Aside from sports training, there are 4755 total degree (or certificate) programs in the state, with 1,482 people on average applying for a school. Undergraduate tuition costs are normally around $4,695, but can vary widely depending on the type of school.
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