The cost of attending college or university seems to consistently trend upwards. And while it’s true that you have to be prepared to make a financial commitment to your post-secondary education, there are ways that you can reduce the overall cost. Plan ahead. Compare the costs and benefits of earning an associate degree versus a bachelor’s degree. Explore scholarship opportunities and financial aid. Become informed about available tax credits and deductions. And of course, investigate tuition fees at both public and private institutions. To help you get started, here are the typical costs for a sports communications degree:

average yearly tuition as per the most recent US census data
$ 10,442 per year
Average in-state tuition in 2017

24% above average compared to other degrees

$ 25,844 per year
Average out-of-state tuition in 2017

29% above average compared to other degrees

$ 30,119 per year
Average private tuition in 2017

7% below average compared to other degrees

What do sports communications graduates earn?

Sports communications students make an average of $68,668 per year after graduation. This is 3% above average compared to other undergraduate degrees.

$ 68,668 per year
Average graduate salary in 2017

Top 57% of degrees

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% of people underpaid in 2019

0% above average compared to other degrees

Tuition costs for popular sports communications schools in the US

There are 56 schools in the US that offer a sports communications degree. The sports communications schools in the nation with the highest enrollment are The University of Texas at Austin, Clemson University and University of Georgia. Here's a breakdown of tuition costs for the schools that award the most degrees in sports communications per year:

School NameIn-State Tuition
The University of Texas at Austin$10,398
Clemson University$15,116
University of Georgia$11,818
Wingate University$31,120
SUNY Buffalo State$7,976
Butler University$39,860
Ithaca College$42,884
Oklahoma State University-Main Campus$8,738
Indiana University-Purdue University-Indianapolis$9,334
Iona College$37,682

Top US schools for a sports communications degree

The following chart lists the most prestigious schools offering sports communications degrees, along with their average acceptance rate and tuition costs:

School NameAcceptance RateIn-State Tuition
The University of Texas at Austin36%$10,398
Mississippi College39%$17,392
Warner University41%$21,216
LeTourneau University47%$29,320
Clemson University47%$15,116
Florida Southern College51%$34,774
University of St Francis52%$31,470
University of Georgia54%$11,818
Culver-Stockton College55%$26,040
Upper Iowa University56%$29,600

Cheapest US schools for a sports communications degree

Of the schools in the US that offer a sports communications degree, the following have the lowest tuition costs:

School NameTuition
South Plains College$3,464
SUNY Buffalo State$7,976
Youngstown State University$8,451
Oklahoma State University-Main Campus$8,738
Indiana University-Purdue University-Indianapolis$9,334
Wabash Valley College$9,743
The University of Texas at Austin$10,398
Arizona State University-Downtown Phoenix$10,792
Ferris State University$11,628
University of Georgia$11,818

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