Boca Raton, FL (population: 86,084) has eight sports management schools within a 100-mile radius of its city center. University of Miami, the highest ranked school in this group with a sports management program, has a total student population of 15,629. It is the 69th highest ranked school in the USA and the highest in the state of Florida. To learn more about sports management programs in Boca Raton, ratemyprofessors.com has reviews of sports management professors at University of Miami such as David Afshartous, Sheryl Alonso, Susana Alvarez-Diaz, Susan Amat, Edward Baker, and Cecily Cooper.
Sports Management students from Boca Raton schools who go on to become sports managers, football coaches, basketball coaches, sports directors, etc. have a good chance at finding employment. For example, there are 11,700 people working as agents and business managers of artists, performers, and athletes alone in the US, and their average annual salary is $87,430. Also, Arts, design, entertainment, sports, and media employees make on average $51,720 per year and there are about 1,745,670 of them employed in the US today. In fact, in the West Palm Beach-Boca Raton-Boynton Beach Metropolitan area alone, there are 6,000 employed arts, design, entertainment, sports, and media employees earning an average salary of $52,740. Agents and business managers of artists, performers, and athletes in this area earn $52,900/yr and there are ** employed.
Boca Raton lies in Palm Beach county, which is one of the 49 counties in Florida. Overall, the West Palm Beach-Boca Raton-Boynton Beach Metropolitan area has 510,440 total employed workers according to the US Bureau of Labor Statistics, with a 1% unemployment rate, $20/hr average worker wage, and a $42,380 average annual salary. Thus, about ** out of every 1000 jobs in Boca Raton are held by agents and business managers of artists, performers, and athletes, and 12/1000 are held by arts, design, entertainment, sports, and media employees.
Of the 8 sports management schools with a 100-mile radius of Boca Raton, only 4 have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, University of Miami comes out as the most expensive ($26,758/yr) for sports management students, with Keiser University-Ft. Lauderdale as the lowest, reported at only $11,671/yr.
|Name||State||Population||# of Schools||Avg School Rank||Total Programs||Distance from Boca Raton|
|Deerfield Beach||FL||75,503||1||1.86135||0||4.2 miles|
|Delray Beach||FL||64,829||0||-||0||5.7 miles|
|Coconut Creek||FL||51,117||1||19.1074||42||7.6 miles|
|Pompano Beach||FL||101,930||4||24.0374||34||9.1 miles|
|Boynton Beach||FL||69,913||1||0.00884495||0||11.2 miles|
|Coral Springs||FL||125,980||0||-||0||11.6 miles|
|Fort Lauderdale||FL||184,625||11||23.9607||338||16.0 miles|
|Lake Worth||FL||-||2||25.2639||114||17.3 miles|
|West Palm Beach||FL||99,706||6||33.5336||149||26.3 miles|
|Pembroke Pines||FL||146,408||0||-||0||28.7 miles|
|North Miami Beach||FL||-||1||30.306||3||30.4 miles|
|Miami Gardens||FL||113,813||3||37.6424||120||31.0 miles|
|North Miami||FL||55,954||1||20.3506||19||32.7 miles|
|Miami Lakes||FL||-||1||11.3357||23||34.2 miles|
|Miami Beach||FL||84,633||4||12.1922||6||38.8 miles|
|Coral Gables||FL||43,646||1||80.2467||177||47.3 miles|
|Port Saint Lucie||FL||163,859||0||-||0||64.7 miles|