Sports Management

Sports Management - Coming Fall 2014!

Sports management is more than being a talent recruiter or agent. The field is populated with professionals harnessing unique skills, who use them in various ways to support the industry’s success. Talent scouts and managers are the exciting public face of sports management. Behind the scenes, facilities managers, public relations executives, broadcasters, nutritionists and trainers are just a few of the sports industry’s movers and shakers.

Other management areas include in-office systems, marketing, events and facilities. Opportunities also exist in sports economics, finance and information. Sports management professionals can also be found in business or medicine.

A degree in Sports Management from the University of Valley Forge can help you explore high-level occupations within the industry, from athletic management, marketing and sales to public relations and more. You will be equipped with the expertise to lead and promote sports organizations, produce major sporting and entertainment events, stadium and facility management.


Acquire Essential Sports Management Industry Knowledge & Leadership Skills

The Sports Management program allows you to learn about diverse aspects of the sports industry, including:

  • Legal and ethical issues
  • Promotion and marketing
  • Finance and economics
  • Organizational strategy
  • Facility and event management
  • Media and public relations
  • Psychological aspects of sports and exercise
  • Brand strategy and advertising campaigns
  • Fitness industry