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Sport Industry Careers

Sport-Industry Careers

The business of sports provides sport fans with a head for business opportunities an exciting career. Our programs prepare students for professional careers in the sport management industry. New and experienced sport professionals will develop and grow their skills to pursue the endless sport industry opportunities such as professional sports, college athletics, public recreation and park agencies, Olympic athletics youth sport agencies, campus services, private and commercial sport industry companies, and more! See where your passion for sports can take you.


Where a Degree in Sport & Recreation Management Can Take You

Open the door to thrilling careers in the sport industry such as:

  • Sport Marketing
  • Athletic Administration
  • Game Day & Event Operations
  • Sport Analytics
  • Facility Operations
  • Sales & Promotion
  • Youth Sport Administration
  • Corporate Partnerships
  • Guest Relations
  • Finance and Contract Analyst
  • Communications & Public Relations
  • Sport Media Relations
  • College Athetlics
  • Entertainment and Venue Management
  • Fitness Center Management
  • Parks and Recreation
  • Resorts Recreation
  • Country/Golf Club Management


Where Our Students Work

Through our expansive industry network and location in Philadelphia, our students and graduates have access to top internships and job opportunities within the sport industry. Below is a sampling of our sport industry partners.

  • Philadelphia Eagles
  • Philadelphia Flyers
  • Philadelphia Soul
  • Philadelphia Phillies
  • Philadelphia 76ers
  • United States Olympic Committee
  • U.S. Golf Association
  • Philadelphia Parks & Recreation
  • Citizens Bank Park
  • Wells Fargo Center
  • IMG Learfield
  • Comcast Spectacor
  • Numerous College Athletic Departments
  • Numerous Professional Sports Teams (MLB, NHL, NFL & NBA)
  • Madison Square Garden
  • Turnkey Sports & Entertainment
  • Comcast Spectacor
  • Monumental Sports & Entertainment
  • Spectra
  • Hurricane Junior Golf Tour

A Degree That Gets You There

The Master of Science in Sport Business combines strategic business principles with practical sport application techniques so you can start immediately making an impact in the exciting sport industry. Our program offers an innovative curriculum taught by faculty at the forefront of sport industry research to bring industry-leading experience into the classroom.  Beyond the classroom, our school provides students with the resources and path to succeed through our industry-specific Center for Professional Development.