Maryland contains ten schools that offer sports management programs. Towson University, the highest-ranking sports management school in MD, has a total student population of 21,177 and is the 141st highest ranked school in America.
Of the 10 sports management schools in Maryland, only 3 have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Mount St Mary's University comes out as the most expensive ($24,568/yr), with The Community College of Baltimore County as the lowest recorded at only $5,035/yr.
Sports Management students from Maryland 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 Maryland alone, there are 32,030 employed arts, design, entertainment, sports, and media employees earning an average yearly salary of $52,170. Agents and business managers of artists, performers, and athletes in this state earn $52,940/yr and there are 120 employed.
Also, within the sports management schools in Maryland, the average student population is 3,835 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 17 to 1. Aside from sports management, there are 2792 total degree (or certificate) programs in the state, with 3,442 people on average applying for a school. Undergraduate tuition costs are normally around $6,052, but can vary widely depending on the type of school.
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