With an overall population of 589,141 and a student population of 123,971, approximately 27,537 of Boston students attend one of Boston's schools that offer sports management programs.
The largest sports management school in Boston, by student population, is Northeastern University. Approximately 37 students graduated in 2010 from Northeastern University with credentials in sports management.
In 2010, 37 students graduated with a sports management degree in Boston. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $35,362 per year in tuition costs.
You should also anticipate spending about $1,000 for sports management related books and supplies every year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $12,350 per year, on average, for room and board at Boston-based sports management schools. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $41,312.
If you decide to work as a sports manager in Boston, your job prospects are not very good. There were 8,270 sports managers working in Massachusetts and 2,040 working in the greater Boston area in 2010. The government projects that the number of sports managers in Boston will increase by 2% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for sports managers.