Sports Management


The Sports Management major provides students with fundamental knowledge of both business and sport. All students in the Sports Management program will participate in off-campus internships in Sports Management, preparing them to enter the workforce with applicable skills and knowledge.


Career Paths


Graduates may embark upon several different career paths after graduation, including event management, sports marketing, sports economics, facility management, sports information, and sport finance. Sports Management graduates may consider careers with amateur, collegiate, and professional sports organizations; sports and fitness clubs; the media; and community recreation organizations.


Career Opportunities
Career Paths

Staff Contacts

Harry Fisher

Associate Professor - Business Administration (309) 467-6450

Burgess Hall - Suite 106D

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Cameron Horn

Assistant Professor - Business Administration (309) 467-6598

Burgess 202B

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