About The Program
Degree preparation includes coursework in sport, recreation, and health promotion management, focusing on a hands-on approach that ultimately prepares students for careers encompassing all aspects of the business-side of the industry. Students will acquire the knowledge, skills, and network needed to excel in professions like; sport marketing, facility operations, parks and recreation, fitness management, and collegiate athletics. The program offers extensive practical work and internship opportunities in a variety of professional South Florida sport teams such as the Miami HEAT, Miami Dolphins, Florida Panthers, and Florida Marlins.
The Bachelor of Science in Sport Management can usually be completed in four years. By adding one more year to your studies, you can also earn a Master of Science in Sport Management.
BACHELOR OF SCIENCE 4 YEAR OPTION
The Sport Management program requires a total of 120 credit-hours, including 33credit-hours specific to Sport Management and an additional 17 credit-hours in the Sport and Exercise Science (SES) Core. An 18 credit-hour minor in Business is included in the 120 credit-hour total.
Your internship, SES 499, meets the integrative experience requirement for graduation and allows you to put your academic training to practice.
SEAMLESS BACHELOR TO MASTER’S OPTION
The Seamless program requires a total of 150 credit-hours. Students may begin taking graduate level courses during their junior and senior years, allowing them to complete the master’s degree in less time.