New Mexico contains one school that offers sports training programs. New Mexico State University-Main Campus has a total student population of 18,526 and is the 396th highest ranked school in America.
Sports Training students from New Mexico 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 New Mexico alone, there are 960 employed coaches and scouts earning an average yearly salary of $30,910. Athletic trainers in this state earn $28,450/yr and there are 70 employed.
Also, within the sports training schools in New Mexico, the average student population is 2,774 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 17 to 1. Aside from sports training, there are 1598 total degree (or certificate) programs in the state, with 1,262 people on average applying for a school. Undergraduate tuition costs are normally around $1,963, but can vary widely depending on the type of school.
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