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Schools Offering Personal Training Programs in Texas
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The University of Texas at Austin, which was ranked 11th nationwide in 2010, is the top-ranked school in Texas that has a personal training program. It is located in Austin. In 2010, 4 students graduated from The University of Texas at Austin's personal training program. The tuition rate at The University of Texas at Austin was $9,418 per year.
The second-ranked school in Texas that has a personal training program is Texas Christian University. Texas Christian University, which was ranked 28th in the country in 2010, is located in Fort Worth. 6 students graduated with degree in personal training from Texas Christian University in 2010. The tuition rate at Texas Christian University was $30,090 per year.
The third-ranked school in Texas that has a personal training program is Texas State University-San Marcos. Texas State University-San Marcos, which was ranked 31st in the country in 2010, is located in San Marcos. 19 students graduated with degree in personal training from Texas State University-San Marcos in 2010. Students at Texas State University-San Marcos paid $6,458 per year in tuition fees.
If you choose to attend a Texas personal training school, average tuition will be $12,405 per year. However, tuition at your particular institution may range from $2,000 per year to $30,090 per year. In 2010, the following Texas personal training schools had the highest tuition rates:
- Texas Christian University - located in Fort Worth, students are charged $30,090 per year
- Baylor University - located in Waco, students are charged $29,884 per year
- Houston Baptist University - located in Houston, students are charged $23,180 per year
The personal training schools in Texas that charged the lowest tuition rates were:
- Tyler Junior College - located in Tyler, students are charged $2,000 per year
- The University of Texas of the Permian Basin - located in Odessa, students are charged $4,900 per year
- Texas Woman's University - located in Denton, students are charged $5,428 per year
A personal training degree from a Texas school... what next?
Most people who graduate from personal training school in Texas go on to work as a personal trainer. If you decide to work as a personal trainer in Texas, you will be joining the ranks of approximately 13,560 Texas personal trainers as of 2010. The Texas counties with the largest populations of personal trainers are:
- Collin County - 3,190 personal trainers
- Austin County - 2,840 personal trainers
- Bastrop County - 2,360 personal trainers
The government projects that by 2018, the number of personal trainers in the state of Texas will grow to 19,210. This would require a 32% growth in the profession.
A personal trainer in Texas makes an average of $36,770 per year. However, this number is only an average. personal trainers in Texas had varying salaries from $15,360 to $68,690 per year in 2010. The counties in Texas with the highest average salary for a personal trainer are:
- Collin County - $44,900 per year
- Austin County - $41,920 per year
- Bastrop County - $37,750 per year
A personal trainer in the following counties in Texas make the lowest salaries on average:
- Andrews County - $18,080 per year
- Webb County - $19,920 per year
- Cooke County - $20,200 per year
The charts and graphs below have additional Texas statistics regarding a career in personal training. Take a look and compare salaries with various related fields such as physical therapy assisting or physical therapy.
Here are the different levels of study available for you to explore.
- Associate's Degree in Personal Training in Texas
- Bachelor's Degree in Personal Training in Texas
- Master's Degree in Personal Training in Texas
- Certificate in Personal Training in Texas
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|Distance||School||City||State||Rating||Acceptance Rate||Student Population|
|6,687 miles from location||The University of Texas at Austin||Austin||TX||88.8663||51%||50,995|
|6,700 miles from location||Texas State University-San Marcos||San Marcos||TX||68.5508||40%||30,803|
|6,639 miles from location||The University of Texas at Arlington||Arlington||TX||27.8116||55%||28,085|
|6,644 miles from location||Baylor University||Waco||TX||38.572||20%||14,614|
|6,637 miles from location||Texas Woman's University||Denton||TX||59.8874||39%||13,338|
|6,499 miles from location||Stephen F Austin State University||Nacogdoches||TX||57.9428||37%||12,845|
|6,533 miles from location||Tyler Junior College||Tyler||TX||13.9338||n/a||11,045|
|6,673 miles from location||Texas A & M University-Corpus Christi||Corpus Christi||TX||20.8888||n/a||9,468|
|6,567 miles from location||Texas A & M University-Commerce||Commerce||TX||26.7013||46%||9,021|
|6,653 miles from location||Texas Christian University||Fort Worth||TX||72.2184||26%||8,853|
|6,899 miles from location||West Texas A & M University||Canyon||TX||25.1897||47%||7,634|
|6,734 miles from location||University of the Incarnate Word||San Antonio||TX||54.816||32%||6,756|
|6,841 miles from location||Angelo State University||San Angelo||TX||22.3683||52%||6,387|
|6,713 miles from location||Midwestern State University||Wichita Falls||TX||54.2603||37%||6,341|
|6,947 miles from location||The University of Texas of the Permian Basin||Odessa||TX||22.914||52%||3,546|
|6,648 miles from location||Texas Wesleyan University||Fort Worth||TX||50.675||56%||3,333|
|6,909 miles from location||Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center||Lubbock||TX||3.63473||n/a||3,250|
|6,556 miles from location||Houston Baptist University||Houston||TX||57.0185||16%||2,710|
|6,667 miles from location||University of Mary Hardin-Baylor||Belton||TX||25.2697||24%||2,689|
|6,792 miles from location||Hardin-Simmons University||Abilene||TX||60.7698||65%||2,305|
|6,646 miles from location||ATI Career Training Center-North Richland Hills||North Richland Hills||TX||26.4697||91%||2,225|
|6,793 miles from location||McMurry University||Abilene||TX||20.6126||36%||1,509|
|6,705 miles from location||Texas Lutheran University||Seguin||TX||56.0302||49%||1,387|
|6,753 miles from location||Howard Payne University||Brownwood||TX||22.4355||41%||1,232|
|6,480 miles from location||East Texas Baptist University||Marshall||TX||22.584||51%||1,179|
|6,535 miles from location||The Academy of Health Care Professions||Houston||TX||37.5341||100%||392|
Curious what studying Personal Training gets you?
Check out the different options and how they're looking in Texas
|Rank||Profession||Employment Number||Avg Salary||Job Growth (past 5 yrs)|
|Fitness Trainers and Aerobics Instructors +||13,560||$36,770||46.9%|
|Athletic Trainers +||1,560||$50,460||0.0%|
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