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Sports isn’t all about the athletes, coaches and competition. It’s also about business. Every sport and athletic enterprise needs people with business skills so at ONU your sport management degree will be a business degree.

At ONU, we’ll prepare you for a successful career in sport management. Our solid curriculum includes a core of 21 business-related courses on which to build a solid foundation of business knowledge needed to help sport organizations be successful in a multi-billion dollar industry.  Additionally, sport management-specific courses in the major will give you real-world and practical hands-on learning opportunities and prepare you for the variety of environments you may find in your future career. With these experiences, you’ll learn to communicate, problem-solve, collaborate and lead. These skills are in demand in high school, collegiate and professional sports.

From day one, you’ll be part of our family. You’ll enjoy small class sizes and amazing friendships. Our dedicated professors will get to know you. They will support you in your coursework, internships, and post-graduate or career preparations. They will become personally invested in your success – in college and beyond.

Upon graduation, you’ll be ready to carve out a career in the exciting world of sport management!