Department of Sport Management

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Upon completion of the Sport Management degree students will be prepared to work in the sport industry including positions in:

  • intercollegiate athletics
  • professional sport teams and leagues
  • youth sports and recreation
  • sport marketing and management firms
  • sport facility and event management
  • golf course management
  • fitness facilities
  • sport tourism

According to studies completed at the Wharton School at the University of Pennsylvania, the sports industry ranks as the 11th largest in the United States with annual revenues estimated at $375 billion.