"What Can I Do With a Major in...Sport Management?"
Why Major in Sport Management?
The graduate with a Bachelor of Science degree in Sport Management will:
- Illustrate the basic concepts of the major sub-disciplines of sport management from social, psychological, and international perspectives.
- Explain the dynamics of sport, recreational sport, non-sport recreation, and leisure in society.
- Develop and evaluate a management plan in sport event and facility management.
- Evaluate effective management and leadership principles, ethics, and their respective applications to various sport organizations.
- Create strategic sport marketing and communication plans and applications.
- Analyze market structure in sport to include distinctions between market types.
- Explain relevant legal terminology and evaluate legal case studies in sport law.
- Demonstrate competence in writing, oral, and interpersonal communication skills.
Related Career Titles
|Athletic Director||Facility Manager|
|Account Coordinator||Food and Beverage Manager|
|Accounting Manager||Game Event Staff|
|Associate Director for Compliance||Guest Services Manager|
|Associate Athletic Director for Business Services||Guest Relations Event Staff|
|Associate Athletic Director for Marketing||Guest Relations Specialist|
|Associate Athletic Director for Corporate Sales||Intramural Recreational Sport Coordinator (College)|
|Associate Athletic Director of Development||Manager for Sports Web Page/Internet Site|
|Associate Athletic director for Facilities and grounds||Manager of Group Sale|
|Associate Athletic Director for Communications||Marketing Manager|
|Associate Athletic Director for Finance||Marketing Account Executive|
|Corporate Sales Manager||Media Relations Assistant|
|Corporate Partnerships Manager||Recreation Supervisor (Municipal Parks and Recreation)|
|Corporate Communications Assistant||Special Events Director|
|Customer Relations Manager||Sponsorship Sales Executive|
|Director of Facility Operations and Entertainment||Sponsorship Sales Manager|
|Director of Corporate Sales||Sports Communications Coordinator|
|Director of Marketing||Sports Arbitrator/Mediator|
|Director of Special Events and Promotions||Sports Agent|
|Director of New Business Development||Sport Video Manager|
|Director of Fan Development||Sports Video Production Assistant|
|Director of Sports Information||Ticket Sales Director|
|Director of Sports Publicity||Ticket Manager|
|Director of Sports Media||Team Marketing/Promotions Assistants|
|Director of Community Relations||Tournament Operations Manager|
|Event Manager||Tournament Planner|
|Event Supervisor||Ticket Sales Account Executive|
|Event Coordinator||Youth Sports Administrator (Non-Profit Organizations)|
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Four-Year Academic Plan
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