Sterling has a general population of 2,642 and an overall student population of 722. Approximately 722 of Sterling's students are enrolled in schools that offer sports management programs.
Sterling College is the largest sports management school in Sterling, based on student population. In 2010, approximately 5 students graduated from the Sports Management program at Sterling College.
In 2010, 5 students graduated with a sports management degree from one of Sterling's sports management schools. In 2009 tuition at sports management schools in Sterling was $18,000 per year, on average.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $750 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a sports management program in Sterling. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $6,430 per year, on average, for room and board at Sterling-based sports management schools. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $0.
Many sports management graduates choose to work as sports managers after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Sterling, your job prospects are average. In 2010, there were 5,930 sports managers in Kansas. Of these sports managers, 410 were working in the greater Sterling area. The government projects that the number of sports managers in Sterling will increase by 8% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for sports managers.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a sports manager in Sterling is $47,470 per year, which is lower than the average for sports managers state-wide.