Sports Medicine in New Jersey

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Schools Offering Sports Medicine Programs in New Jersey


Around 0.0% of New Jersey's graduates graduate from sports medicine degree programs every year. In other words, every year an estimated 59 sports medicine professionals graduate from New Jersey's 6 sports medicine schools.

Top Schools

The top-ranked school in New Jersey that has a sports medicine program is Rowan University. Rowan University, which was ranked 33rd in the country in 2010, is located in Glassboro. In 2010, Rowan University graduated 14 students from its sports medicine program. The tuition rate at Rowan University was $11,676 per year.

The second-ranked school in New Jersey with a sports medicine program is Montclair State University, which is located in Montclair. In 2010, it was ranked 34th nationwide. In 2010, Montclair State University graduated 7 students from its sports medicine program. Montclair State University charged in-state students $10,016 in tuition fees per year.

The third-ranked school in New Jersey that has a sports medicine program is Seton Hall University. Seton Hall University, which was ranked 36th in the country in 2010, is located in South Orange. In 2010, Seton Hall University graduated 16 students from its sports medicine programs. Tuition at Seton Hall University was $31,890 per year.

Cost

If you choose to attend a New Jersey sports medicine school, average tuition will be $12,439 per year. However, tuition at your particular institution may range from $9,815 per year to $31,890 per year. In 2010, the following New Jersey sports medicine schools had the highest tuition rates:

  1. Seton Hall University - located in South Orange, students are charged $31,890 per year
  2. Rowan University - located in Glassboro, students are charged $11,676 per year
  3. William Paterson University of New Jersey - located in Wayne, students are charged $11,238 per year

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

  1. Kean University - located in Union, students are charged $9,815 per year
  2. Montclair State University - located in Montclair, students are charged $10,016 per year
  3. William Paterson University of New Jersey - located in Wayne, students are charged $11,238 per year

A sports medicine degree from a New Jersey school... what next?

Sports medicine coordinator , physical therapy professor, coach, physical therapist, and physical therapist assistant are the professions of choice for a majority of sports medicine graduates in New Jersey. In 2010, there were 22,950 sports medicine professional working in New Jersey, including 9,760 sports medicine physicians, 810 sports medicine coordinator s, and 1,380 physical therapy professors. The following counties have the largest number of New Jersey sports medicine professionals:

  1. Essex County - 6,950 sports medicine professionals
  2. Middlesex County - 6,310 sports medicine professionals
  3. Burlington County - 2,700 sports medicine professionals

Projected Growth

The US Bureau of Labor Statistics predicts by 2018, an estimated 16,700 sports medicine professionals will be working in New Jersey. This would require the number of sports medicine professional to grow by 20%.

Salary

sports medicine professionals in New Jersey earn $81,768 per year on average. But, salaries for sports medicine professional can vary. In 2010, sports medicine professional made as little as less than $15,920 per year or as much as more than $159,750 per year in New Jersey. The counties in New Jersey with the highest average salary for sports medicine professionals are:

  1. Cumberland County - $120,440 per year
  2. Atlantic County - $98,403 per year
  3. Mercer County - $89,463 per year

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

  1. Essex County - $76,052 per year
  2. Cape May County - $76,620 per year
  3. Burlington County - $79,145 per year

The sports medicine professionals with highest average salaries in New Jersey were:

  1. Sports Medicine Physician - $184,610 per year
  2. Physical Therapist - $87,270 per year
  3. Physical Therapy Professor - $73,570 per year

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

  1. Sports Medicine Coordinator - $48,690 per year
  2. Coach - $42,800 per year

More Information

For more data regarding a career in sports medicine in New Jersey 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 New Jersey
  • Master's Degree in Sports Medicine in New Jersey
  • Certificate in Sports Medicine in New Jersey

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Distance School City State Rating Acceptance Rate Student Population
5,403 miles from location Montclair State University Montclair NJ 66.2247 33% 18,171
5,402 miles from location Kean University Union NJ 28.3841 41% 15,051
5,437 miles from location Rowan University Glassboro NJ 67.3035 31% 11,006
5,404 miles from location William Paterson University of New Jersey Wayne NJ 29.0183 32% 10,820
5,404 miles from location Seton Hall University South Orange NJ 63.933 13% 9,616
0 miles from location Ocean County Vocational-Technical School Toms River NJ 36.1029 n/a 434
 

Curious what studying Sports Medicine gets you?

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

Rank Profession Employment Number Avg Salary Job Growth (past 5 yrs)
1
Physicians and Surgeons, All Other + 9,760 $184,610 25.4%
2
Physical Therapists + 6,330 $87,270 13.4%
3
Coaches and Scouts + 3,620 $42,800 -15.2%
4
Health Specialties Teachers, Postsecondary + 1,380 $73,570 24.3%
5
Physical Therapist Assistants + 1,050 $53,670 -30.9%
6
Athletic Trainers + 810 $48,690 88.4%
 

Got your degree? Time to find a job!

Below are sports medicine related jobs in New Jersey