With an overall population of 49,644 and a student population of 4,478, approximately 4,478 of Casper students attend one of Casper's schools that offer sports medicine programs.
Casper's largest sports medicine school is Casper College. In 2010, approximately 1 students graduated from the Sports Medicine program at Casper College.
A reported 1 students graduated with credentials in sports medicine in Casper in 2010. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $10,182 per year in tuition if you are eligible for instate tuition. Out of state tuition for all Casper sports medicine schools was an average of $13,446 per year in 2009.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $1,200 for sports medicine related books and supplies each year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $4,160 per year, on average, for room and board at Casper-based sports medicine schools. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $5,916.
If you plan on staying in Casper after graduating from sports medicine school, you should know that job prospects for sports medicine professionals in Casper, which is the most popular sports medicine profession, are good. In 2010, there were 450 sports medicine professionals in Wyoming. Of these sports medicine professionals, 40 were working in the greater Casper area. Casper's sports medicine professional workforce is projected to increase by 33% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for sports medicine professionals.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a sports medicine professional in Casper is $74,060 per year, which is higher than the average for sports medicine professionals state-wide.