Sports Medicine Schools In Arizona

Arizona has 6 accredited sports medicine schools where sports medicine faculty who teach sports medicine classes can find employment. The graphs, statistics and analysis below outline the current state and the future direction of academia in sports medicine in the state of Arizona, which encompasses sports medicine training at the following levels:

  • Sports Medicine Certificate
  • Bachelors degree in Sports Medicine


Schools

  1. Carrington College-Phoenix

    8503 N 27th Ave, Phoenix, Arizona 85051-4063

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  2. Carrington College-Tucson

    3550 N Oracle Rd., Tucson, Arizona 85705-5885

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  3. Arizona Western College

    2020 S. Avenue 8E, Yuma, Arizona 85365-8834

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  4. Eastern Arizona College

    615 N. Stadium Ave., Thatcher, Arizona 85552-0769

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  5. Grand Canyon University

    3300 W Camelback Rd, Phoenix, Arizona 85017

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  6. Northern Arizona University

    Knoles Drive, Babbitt Administrative Center, Flagstaff, Arizona 86011-4132

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Cities

Statistics

Professional Trends

Arizona Vs. National Sports Medicine Employment

Arizona 5,080
National 308,430

Of all of the sports medicine professionals in the country, nearly 2% are in the state of Arizona.

Employment Growth for Sports medicine professionals In Arizona

7,200 7,970 9,050 8,890 10,390
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Yellow: Actual Values

In Arizona, the field of sports medicine is growing. In 2010 there were 3,190 more sports medicine professionals working in Arizona than there were in 2006. This represents a 44% growth in the field. This growth is faster than the national trend for sports medicine professionals which shows a 24% increase in the number of sports medicine professionals working around the nation.

Sports Medicine VS. All Professions salaries in Arizona

$59,608 $63,756 $71,576 $73,102 $74,234
$42,177 $43,423 $45,140 $46,513 $48,330
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Sports Medicine
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions

The salaries paid to sports medicine professionals are growing in Arizona. In 2006 sports medicine professionals made a mean salary of $59,608 per year, and in 2010 they made $74,234 per year.

Salary percentiles for Sports medicine professionals in Arizona

10th percentile
$31,166
25th percentile
$49,726
50th percentile
$68,286
75th percentile
$75,115
90th percentile
$82,627

This represents a 20% growth in salaries. This growth is mirrored by state trends for all professionals. Within the field of sports medicine, there is a huge variation in pay, with the highest paid sports medicine professionals earning 77% more money than those in the bottom 10% of the pay bracket in Arizona state.

Average Salaries for Sports medicine professionals and related professions in Arizona

Physical Therapy
$79,350
Physical Therapy Assistant
$35,160
Physician Assistant
$84,500
Sports Medicine
$47,608

Sports medicine professionals in Arizona earn, on average, more than their counterparts in related professions.

Educational Trends

Sports Medicine programs available for each degree type for all schools in Arizona

associate
0
bachelor
2
master
0
doctor
0
Certificate
4
Total6

Most of these graduates, or 67%, earned a undergraduate certificate in sports medicine.

Sports Medicine Faculty Salaries in Arizona

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