Newark has a general population of 28,547 and an overall student population of 28,560. Approximately 21,138 of Newark's students are enrolled in schools that offer sports management programs.
Newark's largest sports management school is University of Delaware. In 2010, University of Delaware graduated approximately 26 students with credentials in sports management.
A total of 26 students graduated with credentials in sports management from sports management schools in Newark in 2010. Tuition in 2009 at Newark's sports management schools was $21,094 per year for instate students and $34,794 per year for out of state students.
You should also anticipate spending about $800 for sports management related books and supplies every year. And if you live on campus at one of the Newark-based sports management schools, you will have an added expense of $9,066 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $11,786.
Many sports management graduates choose to work as sports managers after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Newark, your job prospects are not very good. There were 870 sports managers working in Delaware and 620 working in the greater Newark area in 2010. The government projects that the number of sports managers in Newark will increase by 3% by the year 2018. This projected change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for sports managers.