Johnson City has a general population of 55,469 and an overall student population of 14,605. Approximately 14,421 of Johnson City's students are enrolled in schools that offer sports management programs.
Johnson City's largest sports management school is East Tennessee State University. In 2010, approximately 30 students graduated from the Sports Management program at East Tennessee State University.
A reported 30 students graduated with credentials in sports management in Johnson City in 2010. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $19,391 per year in tuition if you are eligible for instate tuition. Out of state tuition for all Johnson City sports management schools was an average of $31,319 per year in 2009.
You should also anticipate spending about $1,090 for sports management related books and supplies every year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $5,500 per year, on average, for room and board. If you live at home, you can cut this cost down to approximately $13,891.
If you plan on staying in Johnson City after graduating from sports management school, you should know that job prospects for sports managers in Johnson City, which is the most popular sports management profession, are not very good. In 2010, 1 out of every 35 sports managers in Tennessee were working in the greater Johnson City area. The number of sports managers in Johnson City is expected to increase by 1% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for sports managers.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a sports manager in Johnson City is $51,780 per year, which is lower than the average for sports managers state-wide.