With an overall population of 10,912 and a student population of 5,069, approximately 3,567 of Arkadelphia students attend one of Arkadelphia's schools that offer sports management programs.
The largest sports management school in Arkadelphia, by student population, is Henderson State University. In 2010, Henderson State University graduated approximately 18 students from its sports management program.
A total of 18 students graduated with credentials in sports management from sports management schools in Arkadelphia in 2010. Tuition in 2009 at Arkadelphia's sports management schools was $15,881 per year for instate students and $19,961 per year for out of state students.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $1,200 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a sports management program in Arkadelphia. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $5,398 per year, on average, for room and board at Arkadelphia-based sports management schools. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $0.
If you plan on staying in Arkadelphia after graduating from sports management school, you should know that job prospects for sports managers in Arkadelphia, which is the most popular sports management profession, are not very good. In 2010, 1 out of every 32 sports managers in Arkansas were working in the greater Arkadelphia area. The number of sports managers in Arkadelphia is expected to increase by 7% by the year 2018. This projected change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for sports managers.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a sports manager in Arkadelphia is $57,880 per year. This is lower than the state-wide average salary for sports managers.