Bristol has a total population of 17,367 and a student population of 653. Of these students, 577 are enrolled in schools that offer sports management programs.
Virginia Intermont College is the largest sports management school in Bristol, based on student population. In 2010, Virginia Intermont College graduated approximately 1 students from its sports management program.
In 2010, 1 students graduated with a sports management degree from one of Bristol's sports management schools. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $24,323 per year in tuition costs.
You should also anticipate spending about $800 for sports management related books and supplies every year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $7,324 per year, on average, for room and board. If you live at home, you can cut this cost down to approximately $28,323.
If you plan on staying in Bristol after graduating from sports management school, you should know that job prospects for sports managers in Bristol, which is the most popular sports management profession, are average. In 2010, there were 27,870 sports managers in Virginia. Of these sports managers, 180 were working in the greater Bristol area. Bristol's sports manager workforce is projected to increase by 9% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for sports managers.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a sports manager in Bristol is $104,120 per year, which is higher than the average for sports managers state-wide.