Worcester has a general population of 172,648 and an overall student population of 31,163. Approximately 1,758 of Worcester's students are enrolled in schools that offer sports management programs.
Worcester's largest sports management school is Becker College. Approximately 4 students graduated in 2010 from Becker College with credentials in sports management.
A reported 4 students graduated with credentials in sports management in Worcester in 2010. If you decide to attend a sports management school in Worcester, you can expect to pay an average yearly tuition of $24,780.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $1,000 for sports management related books and supplies each year. And if you live on campus at one of the Worcester-based sports management schools, you will have an added expense of $9,760 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $29,780.
Many sports management graduates choose to work as sports managers after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Worcester, your job prospects are not very good. In 2010, of the 8,270 sports managers in Massachusetts, 110 were working in the greater Worcester area. By the year 2018, the number of sports managers is expected to increase by 2% in Worcester. This projected change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for sports managers.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a sports manager in Worcester is $75,580 per year, which is higher than the average for sports managers state-wide.