Fort Worth, Texas has 2 sports medicine schools for you to consider if you are interested in pursuing a degree in sports medicine. Fort Worth has a general population of 534,694 and an overall student population of 61,451. Approximately 12,186 of Fort Worth's students are enrolled in schools that offer sports medicine programs.
Fort Worth's largest sports medicine school is Texas Christian University. Approximately 6 students graduated in 2010 from Texas Christian University with credentials in sports medicine.
A total of 7 students graduated with credentials in sports medicine from sports medicine schools in Fort Worth in 2010. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $23,029 per year in tuition costs.
You should also anticipate spending about $1,010 for sports medicine related books and supplies every year. And if you live on campus at one of the Fort Worth-based sports medicine schools, you will have an added expense of $8,180 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $21,714.
After graduating with your credentials in sports medicine, if you decide to work as a sports medicine professional in Fort Worth, your job prospects are good. There were 11,860 sports medicine professionals working in Texas and 1,200 working in the greater Fort Worth area in 2010. The government projects that the number of sports medicine professionals in Fort Worth will increase by 30% by the year 2018. This projected change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for sports medicine professionals.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a sports medicine professional in Fort Worth is $27,560 per year, which is the same as the average for sports medicine professionals state-wide.
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