Sport Management Concentration

Sport ManagementThe Department of Health, Physical Education and Recreation offers a non-teaching major leading to the Bachelor of Science degree Physical Education with a concentration in Sport Management.  Sport Management is the “business” of sport and leisure activities.  The sport management concentration offers three emphasis areas from which students may choose: sport communications; sport  management; and sport marketing.  Career opportunities in Sport Management include:

  • Athletic director
  • Sport association representative
  • Compliance officer
  • Facility manager
  • Event manager
  • Sponsorship and fund raising
  • Sport marketing
  • Ticket sales
  • Sport equipment sales
  • Game day operations
  • Sport broadcasting
  • Sport writer

Download a fillable checksheet for the Sport Management concentration or a suggested four-year schedule.