Sport Management is a four-year program of study designed to prepare students for employment in wellness, sport, and sports-related enterprises. Students enrolled in the major focus on business skills such as financial management, marketing, and legal questions associated with the field as well as a solid foundation of philosophy, principles, and objectives of the sport and wellness industry.
The major requires an internship experience that serves to complement the classroom learning and provide valuable on-the-job experience.
The sport management degree program at Wilmington College has received specialized accreditation through the Commission on Sport Management Accreditation (COSMA) located in Fort Collins, Colorado, USA. The sport management programs in the following degrees are accredited by COSMA:
Sport Management Alumnus Tyler Brummett is living out a different “NBA Dream” in Atlanta…
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My name is Kaleb Hubner and I am a senior at WC. I study Sport Management with a Business Administration minor. I enjoy Wilmington because it feels like a second home to me. I have been given many opportunities that have let me grow as an individual and as a professional. I am forever thankful for this campus!
Wilmington College’s sport management program is enjoying a banner year.
Students worked at the Super Bowl and NCAA D-1 football championship and attended the NFL Combine in Indianapolis. Also, sport management majors are getting choice internships with professional franchises and May graduates are starting careers with teams like the Atlanta Hawks.
The newest feather in the program’s cap came this month when the sport management program garnered a top-10 ranking nationally among the 2018-19 Best Colleges for Sports Management Degree Programs by the organization, schools.com.
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