Sport Management Degree

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    Sport ManagementStudying Sport Management at Dean College provides students with the unique opportunity to complete their Associate Degree and Bachelor's Degree at one institution. Students will graduate with strong liberal arts skills as well as specialized sport management knowledge. This combination makes our graduates more adaptable in the workplace and provides them with the opportunity to thrive in a variety of sport and business settings.

    Dean students have the possibility of completing up to 15 credits of internship experience as a part of their sport management degree, and many of our students have taken the opportunity to work with organizations such as the following:

    • Cape Cod Baseball League
    • Patriot Place
    • Boston Blades
    • New England Revolution

    Students are also provided with opportunities to attend career and internship fairs hosted by the Boston Red Sox and New England Revolution where they have the opportunity to network with leaders in the sport management industry from across Massachusetts and beyond.

    As a Sport Management major at Dean College, students will be exposed to the substantial benefits of the Dean Difference, with access to a specialized advisor, personalized attention, small class sizes and individualized learning. Our students have a strong support network composed of faculty members, the Sport Management Program Coordinator and the Dean of the School of Business, who will mentor and assist students with everything from their transition to college to the search for employment and graduate school opportunities.

    Curriculum

    SFL 172 Introduction to Sport Management (A.S. and B.S.)
    SFL 174 History and Philosophy of Sport and Physical Activity (A.S. and B.S.)
    SFL 203 Venue Management (A.S. and B.S.)
    SFL 305 Organization and Administration of Sport (B.S. only)
    SFL 405 Sport Law (B.S. only)
    PSY 111 Introduction to Psychology (B.S. only)
    PSY 335 Psychology of Sport (B.S. only)

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  • The Sport Management program at Dean is a very good program. The professors provide you with everything you need to know about the sport industry and get you prepared for a sport-oriented life after college.

    Aidan MacDonald '15

    B.S. in Business and Sport Management Details »
  • Sport Management Career Options

    • Athletic Director (secondary or collegiate level)
    • Head Coach
    • General Manager
    • Venue Manager
    • Sales Executive
    • Sponsorship Coordinator
    • Operations Manager
    • Fitness Manager
    • Community Relations Director
    • Sports Marketing Specialist
    • Recreation Director
    • Scout
    • Event Coordinator
    • Public Relations/Communications Coordinator
    • Sports Journalist