About the Program
Sport and Recreation Management
Prepare yourself for a career in recreation management or the world of professional sports.
Whether you are interested in working sports marketing, promotions or management for a professional team, launching your own commercial recreation enterprise, or facilitating sport or adventure program activities, the Sport and Recreation Management degree program will give you the strong business background needed to prepare for career opportunities in this diverse field.
The sport and recreation industries are rapidly expanding, and with that growth comes an increasing need for professionals to plan, market and manage teams, facilities and recreational programs. Today’s job market seeks qualified professionals with specific business and industry skills as well as field experience.
Our curriculum provides students with a well-rounded business background and an opportunity to develop skills in multiple aspects of the sport, recreation and leisure industry.
Specialty Tracks include:
- Educational Administration
- Commercial Management
- Community Program Management
The SRM degree program can provide an endless array of career opportunities including:
- Athletic management
- Sport communication
- Camp administration
- Resort recreation
- Sport governance
- Youth programming
- Special event coordinator
- Campus recreation
- Professional sport scouting
- Health and fitness clubs
- Federal, state and municipal parks
- Military recreation
The program is accredited by the International Assembly for Collegiate Business Education ( IACBE)