Sport and Recreation Management Degree

Sport ManagementIf you aspire to combine a passion for sport with a well-developed understanding of the complexities of the business enterprise, then the Bachelor of Science in Sport and Recreation Management is ideal for you.  The Sport Management concentration is designed to develop "effective practitioners" who are equipped with specialized content knowledge, can demonstrate interpersonal communication skills, utilize technology in a variety of Sport Management settings and are able to apply focused knowledge and skills through proven models of teaching, research, and service in the sport industry.  Career opportunities in Sport Management include:

  • Sport facilities manager
  • Athletic director
  • Director of team operations
  • Game day operation director
  • Facilities and equipment manager
  • Sports agent
  • Sport marketing specialist
  • Sport information specialist
  • Sport governing bodies (NCAA, HSAA)
  • Sport writer
  • Sport tournament operations director
  • Ticket sales director

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