Sport management major

Students get experience with local athletics


Due to the increasing interest and participation in sport and physical fitness, there is a need for qualified leadership in the area of sport management. Graduates will find careers in athletic administration, corporate fitness, sporting goods retail, sports information, YMCA/YWCA and other similar opportunities.

An integral part of the major an internship in a job setting. The sport management major incorporates courses in communication and business to offer concentrations in sport communication and sport organization.

Concentration options:

  • Sport communication: 
    Additional communication courses provide a foundation for a career in sports news writing, news casting or as a sports information director.
  • Sport organization:
    Additional business courses provide an introduction to the management side of sports.

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FOUR-YEAR PLAns are provided as a guideline for your course selection: sport management

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