Sports Management Major

Fontbonne University’s Bachelor of Science in Sports Management prepares young professionals for all sectors of the sports industry by teaching management skills which focus on sports administration, sports facility management, sports analytics, digital media and global aspects of sports.

The sports management program is designed for both young professionals who aspire to have a career in the sports industry and current sports professionals who want to enhance their current skill set and pursue advancement. As a sports management student at Fontbonne, you will acquire leading-edge knowledge through our unique curriculum while developing critical thinking and problem-solving skills.

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Sports Management Program Highlights

Want to play, too? Become a Fontbonne Griffin, and choose from 17 men’s and women’s NCAA Div. III teams!

  • Develop an in-depth understanding of marketing, finance, intercollegiate athletics, facility and event management, sports law and ethics, global/international sports, sports analytics, and digital media in sports.
  • Learn from successful industry practitioners while expanding your network through industry events, panels, and speakers, drawing on the abundant resources offered from being situated in St. Louis, Mo.
  • Leverage and apply skills and knowledge in a practical setting through internship opportunities and special projects at various sports organizations.
  • As a Fontbonne University student, you’ll be connected to an elite network of peers, industry experts, and graduates working in leadership positions across the global sports industry.

Course Samples

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Sports Management Graduate Successes

  • Building operations manager, Scottrade Center
  • Program director, YMCA
  • Account executive, St. Louis Blues
  • High school basketball coach
  • University soccer coach
  • Athletics and facilities supervisor
  • Sports agent

Sports Management Career Opportunities

Contact Us

Questions? Contact our Office of Admission: 314-889-1400 or 1-800-205-5862 |
Summer hours: Mon. – Thurs. 8 a.m. – 4:30 p.m., Fri. 8 a.m. –  noon

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