The undergraduate degree in sport management offers individuals the opportunity to combine business acumen, leadership, marketing, event and facility management, and entertainment into a rewarding career in the field of sport.
What careers can this major prepare you for?
A degree in sport management is a valuable asset in obtaining employment in careers such as: Professional sport, Municipal recreation, Resort management, Golf course management, Gymnasium ownership, Sport commissions, Sport marketing, Sport finance, Sport research, Intercollegiate sport, Campus recreation, Private club management, Fitness and wellness facilities, Corporate recreation.
What skills are developed within this major?
Skills developed within this major include: Leadership and management in sport. The ability to analyze various sport scenarios; sport research, management of sport facilities, resources and people; communication, problem-solving, sport budgeting and finance.