Nevada contains one school that offers sports management programs. University of Nevada-Las Vegas has a total student population of 29,080 and is the 1903rd highest ranked school in America.
Sports Management students from Nevada 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 Nevada alone, there are 16,910 employed arts, design, entertainment, sports, and media employees earning an average yearly salary of $47,320. Agents and business managers of artists, performers, and athletes in this state earn $54,300/yr and there are 80 employed.
Also, within the sports management schools in Nevada, the average student population is 3,396 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 18 to 1. Aside from sports management, there are 786 total degree (or certificate) programs in the state, with 1,014 people on average applying for a school. Undergraduate tuition costs are normally around $2,730, but can vary widely depending on the type of school.
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