Ventura, CA has eighteen sports psychology schools within a 100-mile radius of its city center. University of Southern California, the highest ranked school in this group with a sports psychology program, has a total student population of 34,824. It is the 10th highest ranked school in the USA and the 2nd highest in the state of California (#1 is University of California-Los Angeles). To learn more about sports psychology programs in Ventura, ratemyprofessors.com has reviews of sports psychology professors at University of Southern California such as Elaine Andersen, Miranda Barone, Brian Baucom, Brian Betz, Lola Brown, and Kathlyn Chambers.
Sports Psychology students from Ventura schools who go on to become sports psychologists, psychiatrists, physical therapists, occupational therapists, etc. have a good chance at finding employment. For example, there are 97,840 people working as occupational therapists alone in the US, and their average annual salary is $70,680. Also, Marriage and family therapists make on average $49,020 per year and there are about 26,450 of them employed in the US today.
Of the 18 sports psychology schools with a 100-mile radius of Ventura, only 3 have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Chapman University comes out as the most expensive ($29,102/yr) for sports psychology students, with Moorpark College as the lowest, reported at only $6,360/yr.
|Name||State||Population||# of Schools||Avg School Rank||Total Programs||Distance from Ventura|
|Santa Barbara||CA||86,382||6||24.3128||166||28.5 miles|
|Simi Valley||CA||121,990||0||-||0||29.0 miles|
|Woodland Hills||CA||-||1||17.7823||121||38.0 miles|
|Santa Clarita||CA||171,722||2||23.9284||128||43.6 miles|
|Canyon Country||CA||-||1||21.1219||9||45.9 miles|
|Panorama City||CA||-||2||25.093||11||47.1 miles|
|Santa Monica||CA||89,350||5||12.7862||74||47.6 miles|
|Los Angeles||CA||3,878,715||57||23.6333||1,355||49.8 miles|
|Culver City||CA||-||2||5.62439||79||52.4 miles|
|Rancho Palos Verdes||CA||41,164||1||20.67||2||62.7 miles|
|East Los Angeles||CA||135,682||0||-||0||64.5 miles|
|Long Beach||CA||464,505||6||26.5161||271||71.4 miles|
|Hacienda Heights||CA||52,748||0||-||0||76.1 miles|