The cost of attending college or university seems to consistently trend upwards. And while it’s true that you have to be prepared to make a financial commitment to your post-secondary education, there are ways that you can reduce the overall cost. Plan ahead. Compare the costs and benefits of earning an associate degree versus a bachelor’s degree. Explore scholarship opportunities and financial aid. Become informed about available tax credits and deductions. And of course, investigate tuition fees at both public and private institutions. To help you get started, here are the typical costs for an exercise physiology degree:

average yearly tuition as per the most recent US census data
$ 10,214 per year
Average in-state tuition in 2017

22% above average compared to other degrees

$ 26,400 per year
Average out-of-state tuition in 2017

31% above average compared to other degrees

$ 24,627 per year
Average private tuition in 2017

24% below average compared to other degrees

What do exercise physiology graduates earn?

Exercise physiology students make an average of $62,450 per year after graduation. This is 6% below average compared to other undergraduate degrees.

$ 62,450 per year
Average graduate salary in 2017

Bottom 31% of degrees

% of people underpaid in 2019

0% above average compared to other degrees

Tuition costs for popular exercise physiology schools in the US

There are 124 schools in the US that offer a exercise physiology degree. The exercise physiology schools in the nation with the highest enrollment are University of California-Irvine, University of California-Davis and University of Minnesota-Twin Cities. Here's a breakdown of tuition costs for the schools that award the most degrees in exercise physiology per year:

School NameIn-State Tuition
University of California-Irvine$13,738
University of California-Davis$14,419
University of Minnesota-Twin Cities$14,417
University of Massachusetts-Amherst$15,411
Florida State University$5,656
Syracuse University$46,755
University of Florida$6,381
Georgia Institute of Technology-Main Campus$12,418
University of Miami$48,484
University of Delaware$13,160

Top US schools for an exercise physiology degree

The following chart lists the most prestigious schools offering exercise physiology degrees, along with their average acceptance rate and tuition costs:

School NameAcceptance RateIn-State Tuition
Georgia Institute of Technology-Main Campus23%$12,418
Skidmore College25%$52,596
University of Miami36%$48,484
University of California-Irvine37%$13,738
Brigham Young University-Hawaii37%$5,400
Dallas Baptist University39%$27,480
George Washington University41%$53,518
University of Florida42%$6,381
University of California-Davis43%$14,419
Eastern Michigan University45%$12,019

Cheapest US schools for an exercise physiology degree

Of the schools in the US that offer an exercise physiology degree, the following have the lowest tuition costs:

School NameTuition
Brigham Young University-Idaho$4,018
Brigham Young University-Hawaii$5,400
Brigham Young University-Provo$5,460
Florida State University$5,656
Quincy College$6,306
University of Florida$6,381
Eastern Washington University$7,109
East Carolina University$7,143
University of Nevada-Las Vegas$7,665
Central Washington University$7,903


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