Elgin has a general population of 94,487 and an overall student population of 13,102. Approximately 1,231 of Elgin's students are enrolled in schools that offer sports management programs.
Of the 1 sports management schools in Elgin, the largest sports management school, by student population, is Judson University. In 2010, Judson University graduated approximately 3 students with credentials in sports management.
A total of 3 students graduated with credentials in sports management from sports management schools in Elgin in 2010. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $23,500 per year in tuition costs.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $1,500 for sports management related books and supplies each year. And if you live on campus at one of the Elgin-based sports management schools, you will have an added expense of $8,200 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $28,500.
After graduating with your credentials in sports management, if you decide to work as a sports manager in Elgin, your job prospects are not very good. In 2010, 1 out of every 1 sports managers in Illinois were working in the greater Elgin area. The number of sports managers in Elgin is expected to increase by 6% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for sports managers.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a sports manager in Elgin is $89,200 per year, which is higher than the average for sports managers state-wide.