Sports Management

Bachelor of Science

Combine your passion for sports with your interest in business with the Sports Management major. You’ll explore and practice business skills essential to a successful career in sports-related industries.

This unique curriculum incorporates marketing principles, management techniques, event planning, public relations, business law, accounting, and human resources as they relate to sports and athletics.

Upper-level courses and practicum experiences will provide you with practical knowledge in athletic event coordination, sports facilities management, and sports marketing.

By going deep beneath the surface of sports as entertainment and recreation, you’ll gain an understanding of business through sports. What you’ll learn through this major will be transferable to numerous professional opportunities.

Alumni profile:

Kerry Collins, a PSU graduate, is now the Director of Community Relations for the Boston Bruins.  She’s worked with the team for many years, and celebrated on the ice with the team when they won the Stanley Cup in 2011.

I had great professors at Plymouth State who taught me everything I needed to know, and I really valued the small classes and personal touch.  I also enjoyed the strong emphasis on sports at PSU.”

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