Sports Management Schools In Tennessee

There are 13 accredited sports management schools in Tennessee for faculty who teach sports management classes to choose from. The trends in Tennessee's sports management academic community can be evaluated by looking at the statistics and graphs below. Academia in sports management includes sports management training at the following levels:

  • Associates degree in Sports Management
  • Bachelors degree in Sports Management
  • Masters degree in Sports Management


Schools

  1. Belmont University

    1900 Belmont Blvd, Nashville, Tennessee 37212-3757

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  2. Cumberland University

    One Cumberland Square, Lebanon, Tennessee 37087

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  3. East Tennessee State University

    807 University Pky, Johnson City, Tennessee 37614-0000

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  4. Free Will Baptist Bible College

    3606 West End Ave, Nashville, Tennessee 37205-0117

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  5. King College

    1350 King College Rd, Bristol, Tennessee 37620-2699

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  6. Lambuth University

    705 Lambuth Boulevard, Jackson, Tennessee 38301

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  7. Martin Methodist College

    433 West Madison Street, Pulaski, Tennessee 38478-2799

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  8. University of Memphis

    Memphis, Tennessee 38152

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  9. Tennessee Wesleyan College

    204 East College Street, Athens, Tennessee 37303

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  10. The University of Tennessee

    527 Andy Holt Tower, Knoxville, Tennessee 37996

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  11. Trevecca Nazarene University

    333 Murfreesboro Rd, Nashville, Tennessee 37210

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  12. Tusculum College

    60 Shiloh Road, Greeneville, Tennessee 37743

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  13. Union University

    1050 Union University Dr, Jackson, Tennessee 38305-3697

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Cities

Statistics

Professional Trends

Tennessee Vs. National Sports Management Employment

Tennessee 5,980
National 342,960

Of all of the sports management professionals in the country, nearly 2% are in the state of Tennessee.

Employment Growth for Sports management professionals In Tennessee

4,820 6,080 7,140 6,990 5,980
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Yellow: Actual Values

The number of sports management professionals is growing in Tennessee. In Tennessee, 1,160 more sports management professionals were working in 2010, than there were in 2006. Thus, the field of sports management has grown by 24% in Tennessee. This is faster than the trend for sports management professionals around the US. Nationally, the number of sports management professionals has grown by 5% between 2006 and 2010.

Sports Management VS. All Professions salaries in Tennessee

$74,210 $75,820 $75,660 $76,690 $79,780
$40,013 $42,768 $44,223 $45,004 $44,949
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Sports Management
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions

In Tennessee, as the number of sports management professionals is growing, the salaries earned by sports management professionals are increasing. The mean salary for sports management professionals in 2006 was $74,210 per year. And in 2010 the mean salary was $79,780 per year.

Salary percentiles for Sports management professionals in Tennessee

10th percentile
$33,130
25th percentile
$48,510
50th percentile
$71,480
75th percentile
$104,540
90th percentile
$134,770

Thus, sports management professionals' salaries grew by 7% in 4 years. This growth is mirrored by state trends for all professionals. In the state of Tennessee, 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 307%

Average Salaries for Sports management professionals and related professions in Tennessee

Business Administration
$75,653
Business Management
$90,146
Sports Management
$79,780

In Tennessee, sports management professionals make, on average, less than their counterparts in related professions.

Educational Trends

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

associate
1
bachelor
12
master
1
doctor
0
Certificate
0
Total14

The number of students graduating from the 13 accredited sports management schools in Tennessee is increasing. In 2006, 184 students graduated from sports management courses in Tennessee. And in 2010, 236 students graduated.

There was an increase in the number of sports management school degree or certificate graduates in Tennessee by 28%. Most of these graduates, or 86%, earned an bachelor's degree in sports management.

Sports Management Faculty Salaries in Tennessee

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