With an overall population of 22,698 and a student population of 21,505, approximately 19,086 of Statesboro students attend one of Statesboro's schools that offer sports management programs.
Statesboro's largest sports management school is Georgia Southern University. In 2010, Georgia Southern University graduated approximately 65 students from its sports management program.
In 2010, 65 students graduated with a sports management degree from one of Statesboro's sports management schools. Tuition in 2009 at Statesboro's sports management schools was $17,640 per year for instate students and $29,616 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 Statesboro. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $7,900 per year, on average, for room and board at Statesboro-based sports management schools. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $0.
Many sports management graduates choose to work as sports managers after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Statesboro, your job prospects are average. There were 19,020 sports managers working in Georgia and 50 working in the greater Statesboro area in 2010. Statesboro's sports manager workforce is projected to increase by 8% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for sports managers.
As a sports manager in Statesboro, you can expect to make an average salary of $68,770 per year. This is lower than the average salary for sports managers in the state.