The Sport Management Major is for people who have a real interest the business of sports. When you go to a football or baseball game, you’ll see a much larger “food chain” around it. You’ll learn the workings of the stadium, concessions, ticketing, marketing, equipment, turf management and every other aspect of the sports or venues you serve. The Sport Management degree will enable you to have a fulfilling career in the sports field without having to be an athlete.
Why is this Important?
- Direct links to employers who use the major every day
- See if the ACTUAL professional nature of the major interests you – or not!
- Many of these types of companies offer internships in the major
|Extreme Sports Expo||Action Sports Promotions Inc was established in 1979 by Drew Wolfe to promote amateur motocross racing events. After attending the Florida Winter AMA Motocross Series in 1978, and competing and working for the event promoter in 1979 Drew realized that the quality of those events greatly exceeded anything the local tracks had to offer.||Visit|
|Hellas Construction||They make tracks fro track and field…||Visit|
|Steiner Sports Marketing||Steiner Sports will arrange the use of athletes for appearances at golf outings, charity events, keynote speeches, suite visits at your favorite event, sales meetings and anything else you can think of.||Visit|
|I-9 Sports||You can own a franchise after college to make community sports leagues.||Visit|
|Sports Loop||SportsLoop is a Chicago based, full service sports and entertainment firm focused on integrity and client commitment. SportsLoop provides innovative and sound approaches to meeting its client's objectives.||Visit|
|To connect with today’s increasingly powerful youth demographic, marketers have to reach them where they live and play. IMG creates meaningful brand interactions with this elusive market through athlete endorsements, world-class events and original sports programming.||Visit|
|Jaypro Sports Equipment||Jaypro Sports is family owned and has been in business since 1953. A rapidly growing company, Jaypro offers the most complete line of sports equipment in the world including soccer goals, volleyball net systems, basketball backstops, field hockey and lacrosse goals, physical education equipment and much more.||Visit|
|International Sportsmen Exposition||International Sportsmen’s Expositions (ISE) has over 30 years experience producing America's premier fishing shows, hunting shows, outdoor sports shows and adventure travel shows. ISE sportsmen's shows provide a profitable show tour for our exhibitors. Typical exhibitors found at ISE sportsmen's shows are leading fishing and hunting gear manufacturers, fishing and hunting guides, adventure travel resorts and lodges from around the world.||Visit|
|Since 2000, WorkInSports.com has assisted almost 500,000 job seekers with their job search. In addition, we have worked with and posted jobs for over 4,000 different employers in the sports industry.||Visit|
|ARAMARK helps clients deliver the complete customer experience at recreation areas, cultural attractions, sports and entertainment venues, amphitheaters, parks and resorts, racetracks, and other popular tourist attractions.||Visit|