Sports Management in Arizona

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Schools Offering Sports Management Programs in Arizona


Approximately 0.1% of graduates in of Arizona receive sports management degrees every year. In other words, every year an estimated 124 sports managers graduate from Arizona's 2 sports management schools.

Top Schools

University of Phoenix-Online Campus, which is located in Phoenix, is the top-ranked school in Arizona that has a sports management program. It received a ranking of 49th in the country in 2010. 120 students graduated with a degree in sports management from University of Phoenix-Online Campus in 2010. Students at University of Phoenix-Online Campus paid $11,520 per year in tuition fees.

Grand Canyon University, which was ranked 74th nationwide in 2010, is the second-ranked school in Arizona that has a sports management program. It is located in Phoenix. 4 students graduated with degree in sports management from Grand Canyon University in 2010. The tuition rate at Grand Canyon University was $16,500 per year.

Cost

If you choose to attend a Arizona sports management school, average tuition will be $14,010 per year. However, tuition at your particular institution may range from $11,520 per year to $16,500 per year. In 2010, the sports management schools that charged the highest tuition rates in Arizona were:

  1. Grand Canyon University - located in Phoenix, students are charged $16,500 per year
  2. University of Phoenix-Online Campus - located in Phoenix, students are charged $11,520 per year

The lowest tuition rates at Arizona sports management schools were charged at the following schools:

  1. University of Phoenix-Online Campus - located in Phoenix, students are charged $11,520 per year
  2. Grand Canyon University - located in Phoenix, students are charged $16,500 per year

A sports management degree from an Arizona school... what next?

Most people who graduate from sports management school in Arizona go on to work as a sports manager. Arizona had 4,580 sports managers in 2010. The Arizona counties with the largest populations of sports managers are:

  1. Maricopa County - 3,160 sports managers
  2. Pima County - 810 sports managers
  3. Cochise County - 210 sports managers

Projected Growth

The US Bureau of Labor Statistics predicts that by 2018, an estimated 13,440 sports managers will be working in Arizona state. This would require the number of sports managers to shrink by 0%.

Salary

On average, sports managers earn $88,200 per year. However, this number is only an average. sports managers in Arizona had varying salaries from $37,180 to $144,190 per year in 2010. On average a sports manager earns the most in the following Arizona counties:

  1. Yuma County - $100,470 per year
  2. Cochise County - $98,690 per year
  3. Yavapai County - $92,230 per year

The Arizona counties with the lowest average salary for sports managers are:

  1. Mohave County - $69,110 per year
  2. Coconino County - $80,280 per year
  3. Apache County - $84,620 per year

More Information

For more data regarding a career in sports management in Arizona and to compare salaries with various related fields such as business management or sports management, take a look at the graphs and charts below.

Here are the different levels of study available for you to explore.

  • Associate's Degree in Sports Management in Arizona
  • Bachelor's Degree in Sports Management in Arizona

Want to study at your own time and pace?

Consider Online Schools as a great alternative flexible option to earn a degree!

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Distance School City State Rating Acceptance Rate Student Population
7,486 miles from location University of Phoenix-Online Campus Phoenix AZ 50.5302 n/a 291,070
7,491 miles from location Grand Canyon University Phoenix AZ 26.2344 38% 34,205
 

Curious what studying Sports Management gets you?

Check out the different options and how they're looking in Arizona

Rank Profession Employment Number Avg Salary Job Growth (past 5 yrs)
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Managers, All Other + 4,580 $88,200 -26.6%
 

Got your degree? Time to find a job!

Below are sports management related jobs in Arizona