With an overall population of 16,988 and a student population of 9,577, approximately 3,702 of Kirksville students attend one of Kirksville's schools that offer sports medicine programs.
The largest sports medicine school in Kirksville, by student population, is A T Still University of Health Sciences. In 2010, A T Still University of Health Sciences graduated approximately 82 students from its sports medicine program.
A total of 82 students graduated with credentials in sports medicine from sports medicine schools in Kirksville in 2010.
If you plan on staying in Kirksville after graduating from sports medicine school, you should know that job prospects for sports medicine professionals in Kirksville, which is the most popular sports medicine profession, are good. In 2010, there were 2,170 sports medicine professionals in Missouri. Of these sports medicine professionals, 160 were working in the greater Kirksville area. The number of sports medicine professionals in Kirksville is expected to increase by 16% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for sports medicine professionals.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a sports medicine professional in Kirksville is $18,680 per year, which is lower than the average for sports medicine professionals state-wide.