With an overall population of 25,176 and a student population of 1,706, approximately 1,706 of Dodge City students attend one of Dodge City's schools that offer sports medicine programs.
The largest sports medicine school in Dodge City, by student population, is Dodge City Community College. Approximately 1 students graduated in 2010 from Dodge City Community College with credentials in sports medicine.
A reported 1 students graduated with credentials in sports medicine in Dodge City in 2010. Tuition in 2009 at Dodge City's sports medicine schools was $11,536 per year for instate students and $12,016 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 medicine program in Dodge City. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $4,502 per year, on average, for room and board at Dodge City-based sports medicine schools. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $7,034.
If you plan on staying in Dodge City after graduating from sports medicine school, you should know that job prospects for sports medicine professionals in Dodge City, which is the most popular sports medicine profession, are good. In 2010, 1 out of every 2 sports medicine professionals in Kansas were working in the greater Dodge City area. Dodge City's sports medicine professional workforce is projected to increase by 28% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for sports medicine professionals.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a sports medicine professional in Dodge City is $18,380 per year, which is lower than the average for sports medicine professionals state-wide.