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Health & Physical Education Schools in Kansas

573 Phys Ed students earned their degrees in the state in 2018-2019.

A Health & Physical Education major is the 23rd most popular major in this state.

Education Levels of Health & Physical Education Majors in Kansas

Phys Ed majors in the state tend to have the following degree levels:

Education Level Number of Grads
Bachelor’s Degree 514
Master’s Degree 43
Associate’s Degree 16

Gender Distribution

In Kansas, a phys ed major is more popular with men than with women.

Health & Physical Education Majors in KS Gender Diversity Statistics

Racial Distribution

The racial distribution of phys ed majors in Kansas is as follows:

  • Asian: 2.1%
  • Black or African American: 10.8%
  • Hispanic or Latino: 11.5%
  • White: 63.4%
  • Non-Resident Alien: 3.0%
  • Other Races: 9.2%
Health & Physical Education Majors in KS Ethnic Diversity Statistics

Jobs for Health & Physical Education Grads in Kansas

In this state, there are 7,360 people employed in jobs related to a phys ed degree, compared to 606,360 nationwide.

Health & Physical Education Jobs Nationwide vs. KS

Wages for Health & Physical Education Jobs in Kansas

A typical salary for a phys ed grad in the state is $45,860, compared to a typical salary of $49,280 nationwide.

jobs nationwide vs. state.

There are 26 colleges in Kansas that offer phys ed degrees. Learn about the most popular 10 below:

169 Degrees in Major Awarded
61% Graduation Rate
27,552 Total Students

Of all the students who attend this school, 86% get financial aid. The average student takes 4.41 years to complete their degree at KU. 17 to 1 is the student to faculty ratio.

89 Degrees in Major Awarded
43% Graduation Rate
15,342 Total Students

It takes the average student 4.67 years to graduate. Graduates earn an average $36,000 after graduation. Students enjoy a student to faculty ratio of 20 to 1.

#3

Baker University

Baldwin City
29 Degrees in Major Awarded
61% Graduation Rate
2,595 Total Students

An average student at Baker will pay a net price of $21,618. In their early career, Baker grads earn an average salary of $43,600. The average student takes 4.37 years to complete their degree at Baker.

29 Degrees in Major Awarded
46% Graduation Rate
6,645 Total Students

Most students complete their degree in 4.58 years. In their early career, Pitt State grads earn an average salary of $34,900. A typical student attending Pitt State will pay a net price of $13,910.

#5

Tabor College

Hillsboro
27 Degrees in Major Awarded
41% Graduation Rate
642 Total Students

An average student at Tabor will pay a net price of $24,394. This school boasts a lower than average student loan default rate of 8.30%. Most students complete their degree in 4.39 years.

27 Degrees in Major Awarded
47% Graduation Rate
731 Total Students

The full-time teacher rate is 98%. Of all the students who attend this school, 100% get financial aid. Graduates earn an average $36,500 after graduation.

25 Degrees in Major Awarded
36% Graduation Rate
6,285 Total Students

60% of the teachers are full time. The average student takes 4.70 years to complete their degree at Washburn University. Students enjoy a student to faculty ratio of 15 to 1.

25 Degrees in Major Awarded
43% Graduation Rate
816 Total Students

In their early career, Bethany College Kansas grads earn an average salary of $30,400. This private school has an average net price of $29,482. The full-time teacher rate is 55%.

#9

Sterling College

Sterling
20 Degrees in Major Awarded
42% Graduation Rate
653 Total Students

12 to 1 is the student to faculty ratio. Most students complete their degree in 4.25 years. Of all the students who attend this school, 100% get financial aid.

#10

Friends University

Wichita
17 Degrees in Major Awarded
44% Graduation Rate
1,818 Total Students

100% of the teachers are full time. Students enjoy a student to faculty ratio of 10 to 1. This private school has an average net price of $18,065.

Health & Physical Education Careers in KS

Some of the careers phys ed majors go into include:

Job Title KS Job Growth KS Median Salary
Exercise Physiologists 9% $0
Athletic Trainers 9% $45,920
Fitness Trainers and Aerobics Instructors 7% $33,550
Recreation and Fitness Studies Professors 0% $54,810

Below are some popular majors in the state that are similar to phys ed.

Major Annual Graduates in KS
Recreation Administration 37
Parks, Recreation & Leisure Studies 25

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