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Sport Management Major

 

The multi-billion dollar sports market is a fast-growing industry that offers a wide range of career options. With a bachelor’s degree in sport management, you’ll have the skills needed to excel in this diverse and profitable field. From merchandising and media to events and facility development, Bowie State’s sport management program offers several paths to success.

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Our flexible program adapts to your individual interests as well as changes in the job market. Seasoned faculty will guide you through the core principles of sport management and then help you build on that knowledge with a personalized plan to meets your specific academic goals. You will:

  • Delve into the business and financial aspects of the sports field.
  • Understand sports administration concepts including event and facilities management, public safety and community relations.
  • Examine the key role of sales, marketing and mass communications in professional sports.
  • Explore the ways professional athletes address and influence the public’s view of social justice issues.