Owensboro has a total population of 54,067 and a student population of 8,325. Of these students, 876 are enrolled in schools that offer sports management programs.
Kentucky Wesleyan College is the largest sports management school in Owensboro, based on student population. In 2010, Kentucky Wesleyan College graduated approximately 5 students from its sports management program.
In 2010, 5 students graduated with a sports management degree in Owensboro. In 2009 tuition at sports management schools in Owensboro was $16,870 per year, on average.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $1,200 for sports management related books and supplies each year. And if you live on campus at one of the Owensboro-based sports management schools, you will have an added expense of $6,440 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $21,070.
If you decide to work as a sports manager in Owensboro, your job prospects are not very good. In 2010, there were 10,480 sports managers in Kentucky. Of these sports managers, 60 were working in the greater Owensboro area. Owensboro's sports manager workforce is projected to increase by 5% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is the same as the projected nationwide trend for sports managers.
As a sports manager in Owensboro, you can expect to make an average salary of $51,040 per year. This is lower than the average salary for sports managers in the state.