Students in our program will establish an understanding of the full range of business and sports management concepts, develop strong business writing and verbal communication skills appropriate to the field, gain exposure to the sports management industry through practical learning and field experiences. You’ll be prepared with foundational skills in management, finance, accounting, and marketing. You’ll learn about the legal and ethical considerations involved with sports and you’ll be prepared to pursue managerial positions in the field.
New York-based networking opportunities
Flexible schedules: on campus, online, or a combination of both
Build on foundational business courses with in-depth classes in management, finance, economics, and consumer behavior. Learn professional communication skills and how to think analytically. Put that knowledge to the test with an internship.
Get an overall view of the business of sports, including major and minor league sports, sporting goods companies, and independent sports marketing and management sectors. Learn about the many careers associated with the industry, and what you need to enter the field.
An internship might take you to a local club for youth, a school, a production company, or a major sporting venue. Regardless of where you do your internship, you’ll gain the hands-on experience you need to hit the ground running once you graduate.
Recent internships have included:
Madison Square Garden
Mosholu Montefiore Community Center
First Steps to Urban Outreach
Boys & Girls Club of Mount Vernon
Boys & Girls Club of New Rochelle
Walt Disney World
JB Cruise & Tours, Inc
Your education is not just about academics! Networking and learning from others in your field can be a huge boost to your career. Some organizations that can help get you where you want to go:
National Association of Black Accountants (NABA)
Association for Latino Professionals for America (ALPFA)
Delta Mu Delta International Honor Society in Business
The Sports Management Club
The Marketing Club
The Club for Entrepreneurial Opportunities (CEO)
Your Future Career in Sports Management
There is a world of opportunity waiting for you in the sports field. Possibilities include: