If you decide that you want to get a sports management degree, then you might want to consider attending one of the 2 sports management schools in Jackson, Tennessee. Jackson has a general population of 59,643 and an overall student population of 12,797. Approximately 4,570 of Jackson's students are enrolled in schools that offer sports management programs.
Of the 2 sports management schools in Jackson, the largest sports management school, by student population, is Lambuth University. Approximately 10 students graduated in 2010 from Lambuth University with credentials in sports management.
A total of 20 students graduated with credentials in sports management from sports management schools in Jackson in 2010. In 2009 tuition at sports management schools in Jackson was $19,805 per year, on average.
You should also anticipate spending about $1,150 for sports management related books and supplies every year. And if you live on campus at one of the Jackson-based sports management schools, you will have an added expense of $8,987 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $23,570.
After graduating with your credentials in sports management, if you decide to work as a sports manager in Jackson, your job prospects are not very good. There were 17,610 sports managers working in Tennessee and 40 working in the greater Jackson area in 2010. The number of sports managers in Jackson is expected to increase by 1% by the year 2018. 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 Jackson is $50,990 per year, which is lower than the average for sports managers state-wide.
1050 Union University Dr, Jackson, Tennessee 38305-3697
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705 Lambuth Boulevard, Jackson, Tennessee 38301