With an overall population of 62,220 and a student population of 29,100, approximately 28,987 of Iowa City students attend one of Iowa City's schools that offer sports management programs.
University of Iowa is the largest sports management school in Iowa City, based on student population. In 2010, approximately 0 students graduated from the Sports Management program at University of Iowa.
If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $19,438 per year in tuition if you are eligible for instate tuition. Out of state tuition for all Iowa City sports management schools was an average of $34,812 per year in 2009.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $1,090 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a sports management program in Iowa City. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $8,004 per year, on average, for room and board at Iowa City-based sports management schools. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $11,044.
If you plan on staying in Iowa City after graduating from sports management school, you should know that job prospects for sports managers in Iowa City, which is the most popular sports management profession, are not very good. In 2010, 1 out of every 15 sports managers in Iowa were working in the greater Iowa City area. The government projects that the number of sports managers in Iowa City will increase by 7% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for sports managers.
As a sports manager in Iowa City, you can expect to make an average salary of $63,450 per year. This is lower than the average salary for sports managers in the state.