Bridgewater has a total population of 6,664 and a student population of 10,774. Of these students, 10,774 are enrolled in schools that offer sports medicine programs.
The largest sports medicine school in Bridgewater, by student population, is Bridgewater State University. In 2010, approximately 21 students graduated from the Sports Medicine program at Bridgewater State University.
A total of 21 students graduated with credentials in sports medicine from sports medicine schools in Bridgewater in 2010. If you decide to attend one of Bridgewater's sports medicine schools, you can expect to pay an average of $20,473 per year in instate tuition and $26,613 per year in out of state tuition.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $1,000 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a sports medicine program in Bridgewater. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $9,670 per year, on average, for room and board. If you live at home, you can cut this cost down to approximately $12,203.
After graduating with your credentials in sports medicine, if you decide to work as a sports medicine professional in Bridgewater, your job prospects are good. In 2010, there were 6,700 sports medicine professionals in Massachusetts. Of these sports medicine professionals, 240 were working in the greater Bridgewater area. By the year 2018, the number of sports medicine professionals is expected to increase by 19% in Bridgewater. This anticipated change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for sports medicine professionals.
As a sports medicine professional in Bridgewater, you can expect to make an average salary of $75,820 per year. This is the same as the average salary for sports medicine professionals in the state.