Salem has a total population of 40,407 and a student population of 10,125. Of these students, 10,125 are enrolled in schools that offer sports management programs.
Salem State University is the largest sports management school in Salem, based on student population. In 2010, Salem State University graduated approximately 14 students with credentials in sports management.
In 2010, 14 students graduated with a sports management degree from one of Salem's sports management schools. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $19,443 per year in tuition if you are eligible for instate tuition. Out of state tuition for all Salem sports management schools was an average of $25,583 per year in 2009.
You should also anticipate spending about $900 for sports management related books and supplies every year. And if you live on campus at one of the Salem-based sports management schools, you will have an added expense of $9,439 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $12,148.
If you decide to work as a sports manager in Salem, your job prospects are not very good. In 2010, 1 out of every 65 sports managers in Massachusetts were working in the greater Salem area. The government projects that the number of sports managers in Salem will increase by 2% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for sports managers.