Bachelor of Arts inSport Management

Majoring in Sport Management involves the study of how to use legal and business principles to run athletic programs, sports teams, fitness facilities and health clubs. You’ll learn core concepts in business, sport theory, and kinesiology and how to apply them to a number of sport management areas, including facility management, sports marketing and fitness center management. You’ll gain knowledge and skills that are important for any career in sport management as you take 45 credit hours towards a Bachelor of Arts degree.

40+ Student Clubs and Organizations
26 NCAA Academic All-America Honors
1893 the year Concordia was founded
Apply Now

Sport Management Curriculum Overview

The major in Sport Management focuses on core concepts in kinesiology, exercise and sport management. The program prepares students to enter the work force in a number of sport management areas including, facility management, sports marketing and fitness center management. Students learn business and sport theory and have numerous opportunities to bridge theory into practical applications.

Bachelor of Arts degrees at Concordia University, St. Paul consists of a major of typically 32 to 44 credits or two minors, general education courses, and elective courses totaling a minimum of 128 credits.

Career Potential

You’ll also keep it real beyond the classroom via Concordia Health Alliance for Majors in Physical Education & Kinesiology (CHAMP) Club activities; participation in conferences, workshops, seminars, and clinics locally and nationally; and internship opportunities. Because we design our sport management program to be responsive to the exact needs of the marketplace, it will be a relevant major if you’re considering a career as an athletic director, coach, sports information director, sporting facility manager or sport marketer.

  • Intercollegiate Athletics
  • Athletic Director
  • Coaching
  • Sports Information
  • Compliance
  • Development
  • Professional Sport
  • Ticket Sales
  • Corporate Sponsorships
  • Advertising
  • Promotions
  • Sport Facility and Event Management
  • Community Relations
  • Public Relations
  • Sport Marketing and Finance

Related Programs
Discover Similar Programs at CSP

Bachelor of Arts in Exercise Science


Bachelor of Arts in Athletic Training


Bachelor of Arts in Community Health Science


Next Steps

Transfer Ready For A New Direction? Find It Here. Learn more about our Concordia Saint Paul transfer advantage program Learn More
Tuition Your Education is an Investment The cost of higher education in time, money, and effort makes it an important investment in your future. Learn More
Visit We'll work around your schedule We have tours available Monday - Friday several times a day throughout the semester and during the summer. Visit Us