Sports Medicine in Arizona

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Schools Offering Sports Medicine Programs in Arizona


Approximately 0.0% of graduates in of Arizona receive sports medicine degrees every year. In other words, every year an estimated 61 sports medicine professionals graduate from Arizona's 6 sports medicine schools.

Top Schools

Northern Arizona University, which was ranked 33rd nationwide in 2010, is the top-ranked school in Arizona that has a sports medicine program. It is located in Flagstaff. 10 students graduated with a degree in sports medicine from Northern Arizona University in 2010. Tuition at Northern Arizona University was $7,672 per year.

The second-ranked school in Arizona with a sports medicine program is Carrington College-Phoenix, which is located in Phoenix. In 2010, it was ranked 68th nationwide. In 2010, Carrington College-Phoenix graduated 19 students from its sports medicine program.

The third-ranked school in Arizona that has a sports medicine program is Grand Canyon University. Grand Canyon University, which was ranked 74th in the country in 2010, is located in Phoenix. In 2010, Grand Canyon University graduated 7 students from its sports medicine programs. Grand Canyon University charged in-state students $16,500 in tuition fees per year.

Cost

Sports medicine schools in Arizona, charge students an average tuition of $5,538 per year. But, tuition can be as much as $16,500 per year, or as little as $1,520 per year. In 2010, the following Arizona sports medicine schools had the highest tuition rates:

  1. Grand Canyon University - located in Phoenix, students are charged $16,500 per year
  2. Northern Arizona University - located in Flagstaff, students are charged $7,672 per year
  3. Arizona Western College - located in Yuma, students are charged $2,000 per year

The sports medicine schools that charged the lowest tuition rates in Arizona were:

  1. Eastern Arizona College - located in Thatcher, students are charged $1,520 per year
  2. Arizona Western College - located in Yuma, students are charged $2,000 per year
  3. Northern Arizona University - located in Flagstaff, students are charged $7,672 per year

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

Some of the most popular jobs sports medicine graduates in Arizona pursue include sports medicine coordinator , physical therapy professor, coach, physical therapist, and physical therapist assistant. Arizona had 15,500 sports medicine professionals in 2010. 5,310 of these sports medicine professionals were sports medicine physicians, 240 were sports medicine coordinator s, and 2,740 were physical therapy professors. The following counties have the largest number of Arizona sports medicine professionals:

  1. Maricopa County - 10,730 sports medicine professionals
  2. Pima County - 1,720 sports medicine professionals
  3. Coconino County - 320 sports medicine professionals

Projected Growth

The government projects that the number of sports medicine professionals in Arizona will grow by 28%. By 2018, there will be an estimated 8,990 sports medicine professionals working in Arizona. The greatest growth for sports medicine professional is predicted to be amongst Sports Medicine Coordinator s, who are expected to increase by 44% by 2018.

Salary

sports medicine professionals in Arizona earn $81,918 per year on average. However, this number is only an average. Sports medicine professional in Arizona had varying salaries from $15,550 to $159,520 per year in 2010. The counties in Arizona with the highest average salary for sports medicine professionals are:

  1. Mohave County - $133,310 per year
  2. Yuma County - $130,830 per year
  3. Apache County - $102,210 per year

Sports medicine professionals in the following counties in Arizona make the lowest salaries on average:

  1. Pima County - $76,678 per year
  2. Maricopa County - $80,607 per year
  3. Yavapai County - $87,273 per year

On average, the highest paid sports medicine professionals in Arizona were:

  1. Sports Medicine Physician - $180,740 per year
  2. Physical Therapy Professor - $113,600 per year
  3. Physical Therapist - $79,350 per year

On average, the lowest paid sports medicine professionals in Arizona were:

  1. Sports Medicine Coordinator - $40,760 per year
  2. Coach - $31,610 per year

More Information

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

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

  • Bachelor's Degree in Sports Medicine in Arizona
  • Certificate in Sports Medicine in Arizona

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Distance School City State Rating Acceptance Rate Student Population
7,444 miles from location Carrington College-Tucson Tucson AZ n/a n/a n/a
7,491 miles from location Grand Canyon University Phoenix AZ 26.2344 38% 34,205
7,439 miles from location Northern Arizona University Flagstaff AZ 67.3157 19% 23,597
7,642 miles from location Arizona Western College Yuma AZ 15.3094 n/a 7,984
7,366 miles from location Eastern Arizona College Thatcher AZ 16.7279 n/a 7,241
7,490 miles from location Carrington College-Phoenix Phoenix AZ 32.4784 100% 5,844
 

Curious what studying Sports Medicine 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)
1
Physicians and Surgeons, All Other + 5,310 $180,740 176.6%
2
Physical Therapists + 3,250 $79,350 29.0%
3
Coaches and Scouts + 3,140 $31,610 68.8%
4
Health Specialties Teachers, Postsecondary + 2,740 $113,600 149.1%
5
Physical Therapist Assistants + 820 $45,450 -12.8%
6
Athletic Trainers + 240 $40,760 60.0%
 

Got your degree? Time to find a job!

Below are sports medicine related jobs in Arizona