Get in the game with a bachelor’s in Sport Management from the University of Central Missouri. At UCM, our commitment is clear: be one of the top Sport Management programs in the country.
How do we do it? Through hands-on learning experiences and expert instruction. Learn from diverse faculty, all national leaders in their respective disciplines. Then, follow your classroom learning with a guaranteed internship to gain the skills — and connections — to stand out to employers.
An undergraduate program focused on your success
With leading faculty and our proximity to the sports mecca of Kansas City, the University of Central Missouri offers a wide variety of opportunities and experience to our students. Explore your options in a Sport Management bachelor’s degree program, and discover the freedom and support at UCM to pursue a path for a career in sports that interests you.
The University of Central Missouri's Sport Management program enjoys a 95% job or grad school placement rate. This means most of our Sport Management majors accept job offers or advance to graduate school within six months of completing their bachelor’s in Sport Management.
95% job or grad school placement rate
#29 in affordability
Expert faculty members
Develop the knowledge and skills you need to lead an athletic team or sports organization through activities in and outside of the classroom. Some of our most popular courses include:
At the University of Central Missouri, you’ll take your learning beyond the classroom with hands-on opportunities and real-world experience for Sport Management majors.
Graduate from one of the top sport management programs in the country. Our Sport Management majors are better qualified for competitive sports management jobs and better prepared for advancement opportunities in the field.
You can pursue a wide variety of pathways and jobs for a career in sports management, from sports agent and coach to team manager and sales rep. In fact, 95% of our Sport Management majors are employed by a sports organization, college athletics or general business — or they advance to graduate school within six months of graduation. Among the top sports management programs in the country, UCM is a name employers in the area recognize, and they want to hire our graduates.
More on sports management careers
Explore more options for future sports management jobs using the interactive tool below. Gain insights on salaries, career outlooks and more.
A Sport Management bachelor’s degree from the University of Central Missouri provides value, no matter which career path you choose. We offer a variety of resources to help you finance your college education, such as scholarships, assistantships, grants and awards.
In addition to our affordable tuition rates, we offer several scholarships specifically for Sport Management majors, including:
You can learn more about program-specific scholarships at the UCM Scholarship Finder.
Deepen your knowledge and skills to create additional opportunities for your career in sports management through graduate programs such as: