Sport Management


Careers in sport management include positions with professional teams or leagues, college athletic departments, conference offices, and amateur sports associations. As a sport management graduate, you can also work in club and facility management, marketing and event promotion, and sports equipment sales and distribution.

sport management specialization

Student Learning Outcomes

This specialization prepares you for careers in recreation, including positions as intramural director, outdoor education teacher, camp leader, ropes course manager, and other administrative positions. Specifically, you will learn to:

  • Demonstrate general sport management principles
  • Ethically apply legal, marketing, and finance issues to the sport industry
  • Incorporate interdisciplinary knowledge to sport management concepts

Degree Requirements


Part of the sport management specialization is an internship. This rewarding experience lets students work hands-on in the field, building experience and credentials.