Hillsboro has a general population of 2,854 and an overall student population of 640. Approximately 640 of Hillsboro's students are enrolled in schools that offer sports medicine programs.
Tabor College is the largest sports medicine school in Hillsboro, based on student population. In 2010, approximately 4 students graduated from the Sports Medicine program at Tabor College.
A total of 4 students graduated with credentials in sports medicine from sports medicine schools in Hillsboro in 2010. If you decide to attend a sports medicine school in Hillsboro, you can expect to pay an average yearly tuition of $19,660.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $700 for sports medicine related books and supplies each year. And if you live on campus at one of the Hillsboro-based sports medicine schools, you will have an added expense of $6,870 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $0.
After graduating with your credentials in sports medicine, if you decide to work as a sports medicine professional in Hillsboro, your job prospects are good. In 2010, 1 out of every 2 sports medicine professionals in Kansas were working in the greater Hillsboro area. Hillsboro's sports medicine professional workforce is projected to increase by 28% by the year 2018. This projected change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for sports medicine professionals.
As a sports medicine professional in Hillsboro, you can expect to make an average salary of $18,380 per year. This is lower than the average salary for sports medicine professionals in the state.