Bachelor of Business Administration

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Combine your passion for sports with excellent business education.

Students enrolled in the Sport Management program examine a broad base of issues and topics in the business of sport, from the history of sport to current issues for today’s socio-economic environment. It is our goal to provide students with a solid career?foundation while developing their skills and interests.

Prepare to manage sport organizations, private enterprises, work in government or public employment settings and commercial ventures.

Online courses are available within the degree, allowing added course scheduling flexibility and providing students with tools and?skills in time management, organization and prioritizing.

Educational Benefits
While enrolled in the Bachelor of Business Administration in Sport Management program, students will learn oral and written communication skills; computer skills; interpersonal , organizational and management skills; the ability to adapt and stay flexible; teamwork; leadership; ethics; and the ability to apply Christian values to various sport settings.

Career Opportunities
This degree will prepare students for management jobs in any of the many sport leagues around the country and even worldwide. Some of these jobs include:

Player personnel? |???Business operations
Venue and stadium management
Sport marketing? |??Merchandise manager
Group and ticket sales? |??Sponsorship
Event planning? |??Community relations
Athletic directors? | Other ?jobs in international sports field.

Outstanding Professors
Approximately two-thirds of Shorter College’s faculty members have earned the highest degree available in their field of expertise.

The Sport Management?degree program follows the recommended courses set forth by COSMA (Commission on Sport Management Accreditation).