#1
Doctoral Program in the Country
NATIONAL ACADEMY OF KINESIOLOGY, 2020
#2
College for Sport Management in the US
Niche, 2021
5
Student-Run Sport Management Groups & Organizations
Careers in Sport Management
First Destination Career Plans

Many of our graduates work at national sport organizations; big agencies; and industry-leading organizations like ESPN, the NCAA, The New York Times, Under Armour. Others pursue post-graduate studies in business, law, accounting, and urban planning.

78%
Employed Full-Time
Undergraduate Class of 2019; n=90 / 83% reporting (109 graduates)
12%
Continuing Education
9%
Employed Part-Time / Internship / Service
Research
SPORT MANAGEMENT

Our SM centers research how sport can promote economic and urban development and positive social change. They also also bridge theory and practice with innovative research in the business of sport, including marketing, sponsorship, new media, gaming, and sport industry organizations.