Sports Medicine Schools In Georgia

Georgia has 8 accredited sports medicine schools where sports medicine faculty who teach sports medicine classes can find employment. The following statistics and charts help analyze the current state of the sports medicine academic community in Georgia, and the future trends in sports medicine training at the following levels:

  • Sports Medicine Certificate
  • Associates degree in Sports Medicine
  • Bachelors degree in Sports Medicine
  • Masters degree in Sports Medicine


Schools

  1. Andrew College

    501College St, Cuthbert, Georgia 39840-5550

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  2. Armstrong Atlantic State University

    11935 Abercorn St, Savannah, Georgia 31419-1997

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  3. West Georgia Technical College

    176 Murphy Campus Blvd., Waco, Georgia 30182

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  4. Georgia College & State University

    231 W Hancock Street, Milledgeville, Georgia 31061

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  5. Georgia Southern University

    Hwy 301 South, Statesboro, Georgia 30460

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  6. North Georgia College & State University

    82 College Circle, Dahlonega, Georgia 30597-1001

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  7. Valdosta State University

    1500 N Patterson, Valdosta, Georgia 31698

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  8. American Professional Institute

    1980 Riverside Dr, Macon, Georgia 31201

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Cities

Statistics

Professional Trends

Georgia Vs. National Sports Medicine Employment

Georgia 6,340
National 308,430

Of all of the sports medicine professionals that work in the US, approximately 2% work in Georgia state.

Employment Growth for Sports medicine professionals In Georgia

10,630 10,910 10,940 10,440 11,850
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Yellow: Actual Values

Sports Medicine is a growing field in Georgia. In Georgia, 1,220 more sports medicine professionals were working in 2010, than there were in 2006. This represents a 11% growth in the field. This is slower than the trend for sports medicine professionals around the US. Nationally, the number of sports medicine professionals has grown by 24% between 2006 and 2010.

Sports Medicine VS. All Professions salaries in Georgia

$62,876 $67,896 $76,470 $79,942 $81,388
$42,452 $44,373 $45,309 $46,939 $48,171
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Sports Medicine
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions

The amount earned by sports medicine professionals is increasing in Georgia. In 2006 sports medicine professionals made a mean salary of $62,876 per year, and in 2010 they made $81,388 per year.

Salary percentiles for Sports medicine professionals in Georgia

10th percentile
$50,360
25th percentile
$100,720
50th percentile
$201,440
75th percentile
$402,880
90th percentile
$805,760

Thus, sports medicine professionals' salaries grew by 23% in 4 years. This growth is mirrored by state trends for all professionals. In Georgia state, within the field of sports medicine, there is a huge variation in pay. The highest paid sports medicine professionals earn 1% more money than those in the bottom 10% of the pay bracket.

Average Salaries for Sports medicine professionals and related professions in Georgia

Physical Therapy
$76,330
Physical Therapy Assistant
$35,015
Physician Assistant
$83,170
Sports Medicine
$47,330

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

Educational Trends

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

associate
2
bachelor
4
master
1
doctor
0
Certificate
2
Total9

Most of these graduates, or 44%, earned a bachelor's degree in sports medicine.

Sports Medicine Faculty Salaries in Georgia

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