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.
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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