Minnesota contains eighteen schools that offer sports management programs. University of Minnesota-Twin Cities, the highest-ranking sports management school in MN, has a total student population of 51,659 and is the 31st highest ranked school in America.
Of the 18 sports management schools in Minnesota, only 5 have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Bethel University comes out as the most expensive ($23,529/yr), with Vermilion Community College as the lowest recorded at only $7,415/yr.
Sports Management students from Minnesota 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 Minnesota alone, there are 38,630 employed arts, design, entertainment, sports, and media employees earning an average yearly salary of $48,650. Agents and business managers of artists, performers, and athletes in this state earn $61,160/yr and there are 70 employed.
Also, within the sports management schools in Minnesota, the average student population is 3,459 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 18 to 1. Aside from sports management, there are 5327 total degree (or certificate) programs in the state, with 2,013 people on average applying for a school. Undergraduate tuition costs are normally around $6,006, but can vary widely depending on the type of school.
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