Undergraduate Business Programs

Sport Career

Sport Management Career Opportunities

Career Outlook

Graduates of the BS in Sport Management will be ready for a wide range of sport-related professions. They are uniquely qualified for work in athletics administration, community relations, coaching, finance, fundraising, media relations, marketing, operations, player development, and sales. The degree also provides a strong foundation for students to pursue graduate study in a range of fields, among them business administration, law, and marketing.

Common Titles for Undergraduate Sport Management Graduates

  • Sports Agent/Advisor
  • Player Personnel
  • Scout
  • Management
  • Administration
  • PR and Community Relations
  • Game Day Operations
  • Sports Marketing and Promotions
  • Event Management and Facility Management
  • Spotter, Pit crew, Crew Chief, Race Management
  • Track & Field Management
  • Fitness Center Ownership/Management
  • Ticket Sales Representative
  • Fundraising Manager
  • Owner/Manager of Local Sport Business

Industries

  • Broadcasting
  • Business
  • Marketing and Event Management
  • Media
  • Professional Sports
  • Recreational Sports

Job Landings

Recent Drexel accounting graduates have landed jobs at the following companies:

  • Philadelphia Eagles
  • Philadelphia Phillies
  • Philadelphia 76ers
  • New York Red Bulls
  • Oakland Athletics
  • Boston Red Sox
  • Front Row Marketing
  • Sparks Event Marketing
  • Prodigy Sports
  • IMG Learfield Sports
  • Comcast-Spectacor
  • NFL Films
  • MLB Network
  • ESPN New York
  • Crane Communications
  • Aramark
  • Citizens Bank

Continuing Education Opportunities

Many students also choose to continue their studies in graduate schools, pursuing such degrees as: