Rhode Island contains seventeen schools that offer sports training programs. Boston University, the highest-ranking sports training school in RI, has a total student population of 31,960 and is the 32nd highest ranked school in America.
Of the 17 sports training schools in Rhode Island, only 7 have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Northeastern University comes out as the most expensive ($32,703/yr), with Massachusetts Bay Community College as the lowest recorded at only $9,463/yr.
Sports Training students from Rhode Island 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 Rhode Island alone, there are 800 employed coaches and scouts earning an average yearly salary of $40,920. Athletic trainers in this state earn $50,510/yr and there are 50 employed.
Also, within the sports training schools in Rhode Island, the average student population is 3,268 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 15 to 1. Aside from sports training, there are 763 total degree (or certificate) programs in the state, with 7,540 people on average applying for a school. Undergraduate tuition costs are normally around $4,892, but can vary widely depending on the type of school.
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