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About the Sports Management Comprehensive Degree Program

On Campus

A bachelor’s degree in Sports Management is designed to provide students with an introductory understanding of the sports industry. The coursework includes a focus on the applied aspects of sports management; a strong focus on leadership and management provides students with the skill set to pursue careers within sports organizations and athletic programs at every level. From marketing to event and facility management, our students can select a path that aligns with their goals.  Exceptional hands-on internship opportunities connect you with industry leaders to propel you in the field of your choice.

Sports Management Comprehensive Program at a Glance

120

Credit Hours

General Studies requirement has been reduced to 30 credit hrs allowing more freedom and making it easier to transfer to UNK.

Degree Received

Sports Management Comprehensive, Bachelor of Science

$209

Per Credit Hour

With the New Nebraskan Scholarship all undergraduate students pay in-state tuition

Alex Alber
"This program is great because it is small enough that you get to know your professors and other people in your classes, and large enough you get a quality education from people who really know the industry. The professor’s and staff are always there to help you succeed if you are willing to reach out and put in the work.  If you tell them your dream is to work for the NFL, they will help you lay out the steps to get where you want to go and do their best to help you achieve your dreams."

Alex Alber

Sports Management and Business Administration

What can you do with a Sports Management Comprehensive Degree

Learn more about the types of jobs and common employers that Sports Management Comprehensive graduates work for.

Careers

  • Sports marketing specialist
  • Athletic program coordinator
  • University athletics administration
  • Sports Broadcasting
  • Game-day Operations
  • Compliance
  • Ticket sales
  • Sports Event Planning and Management
  • Sports Information
  • Athletic camp manager
  • Fund development

Employers

  • Kansas City Chiefs
  • Sporting Kansas City
  • University of Nebraska Lincoln
  • Arizona Coyotes
  • NCAA
  • Rocky Mountain Athletic Conference Office
  • Tri City Storm
  • Creighton University
  • Lincoln Salt Dogs
  • West Coast Conference