Lincoln College

Undergraduate Catalog :: Normal Campus

Careers in Sport Management

This bachelor degree program prepares you to market and manage sporting events and organizations, destinations, and sport facilities. Some companies/organizations to look for employment include:

Since the sports industry is so large and diverse, a wide range of career opportunities exist in a wide range of organizational settings.  According to the National Association for Sport and Physical Education (NASPE, 2011) examples of career opportunities for some of the management function areas in the sports industry include:

How much can I expect to make?

$35,000 – $80,000. Salary depends on a number of factors, such as employment in the private vs public sector, size of the organization, etc.