Overview

The Sport Management curriculum at Fairmont State University produces graduates who understand sound business principles.  They also learn the marketing principles especially important for successful sporting activities.

After a student chooses the Sport Management program, they have four options for a specific emphasis in sport management.  Those options include:

  • Sport Marketing & Promotions
  • Athletic Administration & Coaching
  • Sport Club & Fitness Management
  • Sport Camp & Recreation Management

The Sport Management curriculum includes many of the basic business administration courses.
Students will also take classes in Sport Marketing & Promotions, Mass Communication, Race, Class & Gender in Popular Culture and Sport in Society.

Career Opportunities

Because Fairmont State University Sport Management student have a number of options for special emphasis within their degree program, they have the skills they need for countless positions.  After graduation, Sport Management student are prepared for positions in:

  • Event management
  • Sales administration
  • Sports marketing
  • Health resorts
  • Wellness centers
  • Country clubs
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