Sport Management

Combine your love for sports with an expertise in business and enjoy a career that's perfect for you.

The Sport Management major is a combined offering by the Business and Movement & Sport Sciences divisions. The program prepares students to integrate principles relating to business, kinesiology, and health to the administration and management of athletic programs and organizations, fitness and health clubs, sport recreation services, and related activities. The program focuses on planning and development; promotion, marketing, and recruitment; management of events, facilities, and personnel; and financial management principles. Students in this major must have two advisors: one from each division.

Related Careers

• Sports agent, $98,070
• Meeting, convention and event planner, $51,560
• Marketing specialist, $65,810
• Coach/scout, $36,330
• Public relations specialist, $62,810
• Advertising/Promotions Manager, $134,120
• Gaming Manager, $75,470

Career data and salary information is from U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics

"As a Premium Seating Service Manager, I strive to help create memorable experiences by providing service to clients that is above and beyond the expected. An education and background in Sport Administration has helped me to excel in the sports world.” - Tariq Staton ‘15, Premium Seating Service Manager, Utah Jazz

Degree Options

Bachelor's: Sport Management

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Lewiston, Coeur d'Alene, Online

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