Kansas contains 21 schools that offer sports management programs. Southwestern College, the highest-ranking sports management school in KS, has a total student population of 1,810 and is the 553rd highest ranked school in America.
Of the 21 sports management schools in Kansas, only 3 have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Benedictine College comes out as the most expensive ($20,991/yr), with Allen County Community College as the lowest recorded at only $5,809/yr.
Sports Management students from Kansas 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 Kansas alone, there are 16,120 employed arts, design, entertainment, sports, and media employees earning an average yearly salary of $37,240. Agents and business managers of artists, performers, and athletes in this state earn $27,170/yr and there are employed.
Also, within the sports management schools in Kansas, the average student population is 2,160 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 15 to 1. Aside from sports management, there are 2989 total degree (or certificate) programs in the state, with 1,167 people on average applying for a school. Undergraduate tuition costs are normally around $3,054, but can vary widely depending on the type of school.
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