Degree Description

Offered as a major and a minor

Related Academic Programs
business, economics, health sciences

Sport Management Major

It’s not all fun and games in the world of sports, although, let’s be honest, it’s a lot of fun and games. But whether you’re a former athlete or just love sports, a course of study in Sport Management may lead to a fulfilling career in the business and management of sports. Play ball!

Outside of Sport Management Classes

Outside of Class

Join likeminded peers at events sponsored by the Sport Management Club. Gain real-world experience (and have fun – did we mention the fun?) planning and implementing school-wide sporting events, the Bolte School of Business Spring Games and Picnic. You’ll be in charge from soup to nuts, doing the marketing, sponsorship, execution, and evaluation. You’ll also have the opportunity to tour sporting facilities and meet professionals in the field.

Resources for getting a job in sport management

Career Crossing

The Career Center is a terrific resource as you consider life after college. Stop by to learn about resume and internship workshops, career fairs, and opportunities to meet employers.

Mount graduates with sport management degrees

After You Graduate

Pursue a career as a(n):
  • sports lawyer
  • team manager/coach
  • arena manager
  • events planner
  • corporate sponsorship director
Work at any of these places:
  • professional sports team front office
  • college athletics department
  • broadcasting network