Kentucky contains thirteen schools that offer sports management programs. Midway College, the highest-ranking sports management school in KY, has a total student population of 1,392 and is the 327th highest ranked school in America.
Of the 13 sports management schools in Kentucky, only 4 have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Thomas More College comes out as the most expensive ($17,728/yr), with Alice Lloyd College as the lowest recorded at only $6,981/yr.
Sports Management students from Kentucky 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 Kentucky alone, there are 16,750 employed arts, design, entertainment, sports, and media employees earning an average yearly salary of $35,990. Agents and business managers of artists, performers, and athletes in this state earn $33,210/yr and there are 30 employed.
Also, within the sports management schools in Kentucky, the average student population is 2,555 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 16 to 1. Aside from sports management, there are 2859 total degree (or certificate) programs in the state, with 2,477 people on average applying for a school. Undergraduate tuition costs are normally around $4,117, but can vary widely depending on the type of school.
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