You’re passionate about sports. Whether it’s on the field or behind the scenes, you want a career that combines business, marketing, and communication with your love for sports at all levels. You want to develop the leadership skills that can help you excel in one of today’s most profitable industries. Sports Management may be the major for you.
"It's hard for me to imagine doing anything else. I love what I do now. It's such an exciting profession."
- Chris Bandura '99
UC Professor of Public Relations and Journalism Paul MacArthur studies the media's coverage of the games, and how factors like gender, race, and nationality play a part. We talked to him recently about why 2016 coverage is bucking the trend.
One of Utica College’s newest programs, the Bachelor of Business Administration in Sports Management is an innovative and regionally competitive program designed to meet the current demand for management graduates with knowledge specific to the sports industry. Students develop leadership skills in management, business, and public relations, preparing them for a wide range of careers in the diverse and exciting world of sports.
Learn more about UC's sports management faculty.
UC’s Sports Management curriculum incorporates classes in:
One of Utica College's newest majors, the Sports Management program offers first rate facilities for advanced learning in both management and media, including the new Robert Brvenik Center for Business Education and the Professor Raymond Simon Convergence Media Center.
Graduates of the Sports Management program will have the skills to enter a wide variety of careers in the business and marketing fields, including:
The program offers a broad range of internship and real-world learning opportunities.