Huntington has a total population of 17,450 and a student population of 1,270. Of these students, 1,270 are enrolled in schools that offer sports management programs.
The largest sports management school in Huntington, by student population, is Huntington University. Approximately 2 students graduated in 2010 from Huntington University with credentials in sports management.
In 2010, 2 students graduated with a sports management degree in Huntington. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $21,290 per year in tuition costs.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $900 for sports management related books and supplies each year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $7,180 per year, on average, for room and board at Huntington-based sports management schools. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $0.
If you plan on staying in Huntington after graduating from sports management school, you should know that job prospects for sports managers in Huntington, which is the most popular sports management profession, are average. In 2010, 1 out of every 40 sports managers in Indiana were working in the greater Huntington area. Huntington'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 Huntington, you can expect to make an average salary of $49,740 per year. This is lower than the average salary for sports managers in the state.