About the Program
The Sport Management degree will allow you the opportunity to transfer your passion for sports and competition into the classroom as you prepare for a career in the multi-billion-dollar sports industry. The department offers a variety of specialization along with the degree to help you choose a path that is right for you. So, whether you want to work with youth sports organizations and develop the next generation of athlete or you want to sit in the front office of one of the best-known teams in the world this program can help get you there.
What Makes the Program Distinctive?
Sport Management students get out of the classroom and into the real world to experience what goes on behind the scenes of this fast paced and unique industry. Students get the opportunity to travel all over the United States and internationally visiting some of the biggest stages the sports industry has to offer.
Beyond the Classroom
Student-Run Clubs: Sport Management Student Association
Travel Study Opportunities: St. Louis, MO, Kansas City, MO, Chicago, IL, Colorado Springs, CO, Miami, FL
Travel Abroad: Ireland, Northern Ireland, United Kingdom, The Netherlands
Professional Experience: Professional Networking, Job Shadowing, Internships
On-Campus Opportunities: Culver-Stockton Athletic Department, Game Day Operations, Mabee Recreation Center
Collegiate Athletic Departments
Campus Recreation Programs
Community Based Sport Organizations
Youth Sports Programs
Health and Fitness Centers
Professional Sports Teams
Game Day Operations
Sports Information Directors
AT A GLANCE
Can you minor in this program?
Specializations within the Major:
Business, Marketing, Accounting and Finance, Communications, Human Performance
Popular second major:
Business Administration, Marketing, Health Sciences, Sport Communication
For more information, contact:
Chair, Sport Management
Program & Faculty Athletics Representative