New Jersey contains seven schools that offer sports management programs. Rowan University, the highest-ranking sports management school in NJ, has a total student population of 11,006 and is the 226th highest ranked school in America.
Of the 7 sports management schools in New Jersey, only 5 have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Seton Hall University comes out as the most expensive ($25,082/yr), with Camden County College as the lowest recorded at only $3,258/yr.
Sports Management students from New Jersey 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 New Jersey alone, there are 41,050 employed arts, design, entertainment, sports, and media employees earning an average yearly salary of $54,060. Agents and business managers of artists, performers, and athletes in this state earn $"*"/yr and there are 280 employed.
Also, within the sports management schools in New Jersey, the average student population is 3,123 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 18 to 1. Aside from sports management, there are 3172 total degree (or certificate) programs in the state, with 2,929 people on average applying for a school. Undergraduate tuition costs are normally around $8,300, but can vary widely depending on the type of school.
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