Reading has a total population of 81,207 and a student population of 15,124. Of these students, 2,856 are enrolled in schools that offer sports management programs.
Alvernia University is the largest sports management school in Reading, based on student population. In 2010, approximately 7 students graduated from the Sports Management program at Alvernia University.
In 2010, 7 students graduated with a sports management degree in Reading. In 2009 tuition at sports management schools in Reading was $24,350 per year, on average.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $1,500 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a sports management program in Reading. And if you live on campus at one of the Reading-based sports management schools, you will have an added expense of $9,242 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $30,452.
If you decide to work as a sports manager in Reading, your job prospects are not very good. In 2010, there were 15,500 sports managers in Pennsylvania. Of these sports managers, 100 were working in the greater Reading area. The number of sports managers in Reading is expected to increase by 3% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for sports managers.
As a sports manager in Reading, you can expect to make an average salary of $69,670 per year. This is lower than the average salary for sports managers in the state.