With an overall population of 74,239 and a student population of 20,444, approximately 19,853 of Evanston students attend one of Evanston's schools that offer sports management programs.
Northwestern University is the largest sports management school in Evanston, based on student population. In 2010, approximately 27 students graduated from the Sports Management program at Northwestern University.
A total of 27 students graduated with credentials in sports management from sports management schools in Evanston in 2010. In 2009 tuition at sports management schools in Evanston was $38,463 per year, on average.
You should also anticipate spending about $1,685 for sports management related books and supplies every year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $11,703 per year, on average, for room and board at Evanston-based sports management schools. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $42,864.
Many sports management graduates choose to work as sports managers after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Evanston, your job prospects are not very good. In 2010, 1 out of every 1 sports managers in Illinois were working in the greater Evanston area. The government projects that the number of sports managers in Evanston will increase by 6% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for sports managers.
As a sports manager in Evanston, you can expect to make an average salary of $89,200 per year. This is higher than the average salary for sports managers in the state.