Pennsylvania contains 21 schools that offer sports training programs. Temple University, the highest-ranking sports training school in PA, has a total student population of 36,507 and is the 105th highest ranked school in America.
Of the 21 sports training schools in Pennsylvania, only 4 have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Messiah College comes out as the most expensive ($23,451/yr), with East Stroudsburg University of Pennsylvania as the lowest recorded at only $10,635/yr.
Sports Training students from Pennsylvania 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 Pennsylvania alone, there are 7,130 employed coaches and scouts earning an average yearly salary of $30,830. Athletic trainers in this state earn $38,330/yr and there are 1,190 employed.
Also, within the sports training schools in Pennsylvania, the average student population is 2,077 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 15 to 1. Aside from sports training, there are 10679 total degree (or certificate) programs in the state, with 2,747 people on average applying for a school. Undergraduate tuition costs are normally around $9,718, but can vary widely depending on the type of school.
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