sports management

the business side of the sports world is immense and with a bba in sports management, you can find yourself at the center of it. you might find yourself working with a professional team such as the charlotte hornets, carolina panthers, atlanta braves; professional sports leagues such as the nfl, nba, mlb, nhl, nascar, wnba or mls; college and university athletic apparatuses; or sports marketing firms working in a variety of positions like sports economists, front office personnel or in the media relations fields.

the management department, within the school of business, has a faculty dedicated to the success of our students. with small class sizes, students get the opportunity to interact with faculty, enhancing the learning experience.

a sports management degree offers a unique level of flexibility for career options. for example:

  • special events coordinator
  • director of operations
  • player relations coordinator
  • athletics director
  • tournament director

sports management major should have good people skills and enjoy working with others to solve problems.