Canton has a general population of 2,557 and an overall student population of 754. Approximately 754 of Canton's students are enrolled in schools that offer sports medicine programs.
Of the 1 sports medicine schools in Canton, the largest sports medicine school, by student population, is Culver-Stockton College. In 2010, Culver-Stockton College graduated approximately 5 students from its sports medicine program.
A total of 5 students graduated with credentials in sports medicine from sports medicine schools in Canton in 2010. If you decide to attend a sports medicine school in Canton, you can expect to pay an average yearly tuition of $22,550.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $1,000 for sports medicine related books and supplies each year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $7,400 per year, on average, for room and board. If you live at home, you can cut this cost down to approximately $0.
If you plan on staying in Canton after graduating from sports medicine school, you should know that job prospects for sports medicine professionals in Canton, which is the most popular sports medicine profession, are good. In 2010, of the 2,170 sports medicine professionals in Missouri, 160 were working in the greater Canton area. The number of sports medicine professionals in Canton is expected to increase by 16% by the year 2018. This projected change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for sports medicine professionals.
As a sports medicine professional in Canton, you can expect to make an average salary of $18,680 per year. This is lower than the average salary for sports medicine professionals in the state.