Sport Management

The Sport Management program offers academic and experiential training.

The Sport Management program offers academic and experiential training in:

  • Intercollegiate athletics
  • Professional sports
  • Recreation
  • Athletic associations
  • Event management
  • Facility management
  • Marketing
  • Fitness and health
  • Sport product retail

With this degree, you'll develop skills in planning, organizing, directing, controlling, budgeting, leading and evaluating an organization whose primary product or service is related to sports or recreation.

Careers possibilities include: professional athletics or franchise management, college athletics, corporation fitness/health club management, sport marketing/public relations, journalism/communications, media relations and specialized sport management and marketing firms.

News and Events

Stay up to date with the most recent sport management program news and events; visit the department of sport management page. 

Related Faculty

  • Photo of Dan Yost Dan Yost

    Chair, Department of Sport Management