Information about the types of higher education institutions that grant degrees in Physical Fitness Technician and the types of students that study this field. American Academy of Personal Training awards the most degrees in graphic design in the US, but American Academy of Personal Training and American Academy of Personal Training-Boston Campus have the highest percentage of degrees awarded in Physical Fitness Technician. Tuition costs for Physical Fitness Technician majors are, on average, $2,365 for in-state public colleges, and $29,564 for out of state private colleges. The largest share of institutions with Physical Fitness Technician programs are Public, 2-year institutions.
Data on the critical and distinctive skills necessary for those working in the Physical Fitness Technician field from the Bureau of Labor Statistics. Physical Fitness Technician majors need many skills, but most especially Instructing. The revealed comparative advantage (RCA) shows that Physical Fitness Technician majors need more than the average amount of Troubleshooting, Equipment Selection, and Technology Design.
These two visualizations, one a radial chart and one a bar chart, show the same information, a rating of how necessary the following skills are for Physical Fitness Technician majors. Toggle between "value" and "RCA" to see the absolute rating of that skill (value) and the revealed comparative advantage (RCA), or how much greater or lesser that skill's rating is than the average. The longer the bar or the closer the line comes to the circumference of the circle, the more important that skill is. The importance of Troubleshooting is very distinctive for majors, but the Instructing, Monitoring, and Service Orientation are the three most important skills for people in the field.