Marquette has a total population of 19,661 and a student population of 9,428. Of these students, 9,428 are enrolled in schools that offer sports management programs.
Northern Michigan University is the largest sports management school in Marquette, based on student population. In 2010, Northern Michigan University graduated approximately 20 students with credentials in sports management.
In 2010, 20 students graduated with a sports management degree from one of Marquette's sports management schools. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $17,680 per year in tuition if you are eligible for instate tuition. Out of state tuition for all Marquette sports management schools was an average of $22,054 per year in 2009.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $830 for sports management related books and supplies each year. And if you live on campus at one of the Marquette-based sports management schools, you will have an added expense of $7,846 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $9,834.
Many sports management graduates choose to work as sports managers after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Marquette, your job prospects are not very good. In 2010, 1 out of every 47 sports managers in Michigan were working in the greater Marquette area. By the year 2018, the number of sports managers is expected to increase by 4% in Marquette. This projected change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for sports managers.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a sports manager in Marquette is $70,280 per year. This is lower than the state-wide average salary for sports managers.
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