Sports Management Schools In Alabama

There are 5 accredited sports management schools in Alabama for faculty who teach sports management classes to choose from. The following statistics and charts help analyze the current state of the sports management academic community in Alabama, and the future trends in sports management training at the following levels:

  • Bachelors degree in Sports Management
  • Masters degree in Sports Management
  • PhD degree in Sports Management


Schools

  1. Athens State University

    300 N Beaty St, Athens, Alabama 35611

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  2. Faulkner University

    5345 Atlanta Hwy, Montgomery, Alabama 36109-3378

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  3. Huntingdon College

    1500 East Fairview Avenue, Montgomery, Alabama 36106-2148

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  4. Troy University

    University Avenue, Troy, Alabama 36082-0001

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  5. United States Sports Academy

    One Academy Dr, Daphne, Alabama 36526-7055

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Cities

Statistics

Professional Trends

Alabama Vs. National Sports Management Employment

Alabama 1,970
National 342,960

Of all of the sports management professionals that work in the US, approximately 1% work in Alabama state.

Employment Growth for Sports management professionals In Alabama

3,560 2,990 2,630 2,300 1,970
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Yellow: Actual Values

Sports Management is a shrinking field in Alabama. There were 1,590 less sports management professionals working in Alabama in 2010, than there were in 2006. Thus, the field of sports management has shrunk by 45% in Alabama. This decline is faster than the change in the number of sports management professionals around the country. Nationally, the number of sports management professionals has grown by 5% from 2006 to 2010.

Sports Management VS. All Professions salaries in Alabama

$83,060 $86,500 $89,770 $88,130 $91,800
$39,917 $41,500 $42,923 $44,323 $46,099
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Sports Management
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions

As the number of sports management professionals is declining, the salaries paid to sports management professionals are increasing in Alabama. In 2006 sports management professionals made a mean salary of $83,060 per year, and in 2010 they made $91,800 per year.

Salary percentiles for Sports management professionals in Alabama

10th percentile
$48,510
25th percentile
$66,750
50th percentile
$90,160
75th percentile
$112,660
90th percentile
$134,710

This represents a 10% growth in salaries. State trends for all professions mirror this growth. In the state of Alabama, there is a huge variation in pay, within the field of sports management. The pay differential between the highest paid sports management professionals and those in the bottom 10% of the pay bracket is 178%

Average Salaries for Sports management professionals and related professions in Alabama

Business Administration
$85,517
Business Management
$102,474
Sports Management
$91,800

Sports management professionals in Alabama earn, on average, less than their counterparts in related professions.

Educational Trends

Sports Management programs available for each degree type for all schools in Alabama

associate
0
bachelor
5
master
2
doctor
1
Certificate
0
Total8

The number of students graduating from the 5 accredited sports management schools in Alabama is increasing. In Alabama, there were 148 graduates in 2006. And there were 193 graduates from sports management courses in 2010.

This represents a 30% increase in the number of sports management degree or certificate school graduates in Alabama state. 63% of these graduates received a bachelor's degree in sports management.

Sports Management Faculty Salaries in Alabama

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