Texas contains 28 schools that offer sports training programs. Texas Christian University, the highest-ranking sports training school in TX, has a total student population of 8,853 and is the 142nd highest ranked school in America.
Of the 28 sports training schools in Texas, only 7 have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Allied Health Careers comes out as the most expensive ($32,850/yr), with Cisco College as the lowest recorded at only $4,643/yr.
Sports Training students from Texas 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 Texas alone, there are 9,870 employed coaches and scouts earning an average yearly salary of $37,570. Athletic trainers in this state earn $45,870/yr and there are 1,540 employed.
Also, within the sports training schools in Texas, the average student population is 3,703 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 18 to 1. Aside from sports training, there are 11086 total degree (or certificate) programs in the state, with 2,493 people on average applying for a school. Undergraduate tuition costs are normally around $3,572, but can vary widely depending on the type of school.
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