About Sport Management

The Sport Management program is reflective of the fast-paced and growing sports industry across the country. The program of study provides an academic foundation in sports management for application in a variety of sports settings. Of further significance is that students receive valuable employment training though practicum and internship experiences in chosen settings including: college recreation or athletic programs, community recreation agencies, sport organizations or business, sport facilities, and professional sports teams.

 

There are two concentrations within this Bachelor of Science degree from which students may choose.

  • The Sport Management concentration is appropriate for candidates who seek careers in professional sport, college athletics, or sport entrepreneurship.
  • The Community Sport concentration is appropriate for candidates who seek leadership and/or instructional careers in settings offering sport, fitness, and recreational programming.

 

Admission to the Program

Those entering the Sport Management program must meet University admissions requirements as well as the following admission requirements of a minimum of a 2.0 GPA.

  

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Internships & Practicums

Exciting Sport Management Program Intern and Practicum sites in sports-rich Jacksonville and beyond:

 

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 UNF Athletic Logo  Daytona International Speedway Logo  Gator Bowl Logo  Indiana Pacers Logo  Wildcats Logo  
 The YMCA of Florida's First Coast Logo  Miami Marlins Logo  Kansas City Chiefs Logo  Major League Baseball Logo  SMG (Worldwide Entertainment Conference Venue Management) Logo  
 Orange Bowl Logo  PGA Tours Logo

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Jacksonville Armada Football Club Logo Jacksonville University Dolphins Logo  
 Jacksonville Suns Logo  Upward Sports Logo  University of Hawaii Logo
   IDS (Technology Solutions for Sports) Logo
  NBC Sports Logo  
  University of South Florida Bulls Logo   Amway Center Logo  Florida Gators Logo  Tulsa Shock Logo  The Players Logo  
  Vanderbilt Logo


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 FCA (Fellowship of Christian Athletics) Logo  Appalachian State Mountaineers Logo  Plymouth Argyle Football Club Logo  
  

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Program Information

About the Program

 

 Community Sport (B.S.)  

 

 Sport Management (B.S.)  

 

 Sport Management (Minor)  

 

 Assessment Results