New Hampshire contains ten schools that offer sports programs. Keene State College, the highest-ranking sports school in NH, has a total student population of 5,356 and is the 350th highest ranked school in America.
Of the 10 sports schools in New Hampshire, only 1 has a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Daniel Webster College comes out as the most expensive ($26,900/yr), with Plymouth State University as the lowest recorded at only $13,909/yr.
Sports students from New Hampshire schools who go on to become professional athletes, athletes, coaches, sports professionals, etc. have a good chance at finding employment. For example, there are 13,620 people working as athletes and sports competitors alone in the US, and their average annual salary is $80,950. Also, Umpires, referees, and other sports officials make on average $28,490 per year and there are about 14,860 of them employed in the US today. In fact, in the New Hampshire alone, there are 40 employed umpires, referees, and other sports officials earning an average yearly salary of $32,260. Athletes and sports competitors in this state earn $49,890/yr and there are 110 employed.
Also, within the sports schools in New Hampshire, the average student population is 1,667 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 12 to 1. Aside from sports, there are 1118 total degree (or certificate) programs in the state, with 2,808 people on average applying for a school. Undergraduate tuition costs are normally around $7,614, but can vary widely depending on the type of school.
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