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 Sport Management BS 





If you are interested in supervising the ticket office of a professional sports team, directing employees at a sports arena, coordinating athletic compliance for an intercollegiate athletic program, or managing the marketing efforts of an international motor sports event SRU has a nationally accredited program that is just right for you. 

The curriculum, prepares students for careers in sport event management, intercollegiate athletic departments, minor league sport, sport marketing, sport facility management and other areas of the expanding sport business and sport entertainment industries.  The innovative curriculum involves a myriad of practical experiences and stresses experiential learning, critical thinking and application of knowledge.  The program has been in existence since 1977 and enjoys a nationwide reputation as one of the best undergraduate programs in the nation. 

We were recently accorded the honor of being the first program in the nation to be accredited by the Commission on Sport Management Accreditation (COSMA).  We feel that this is a testament to the quality of education that we provide at the Rock.  Please review our program and contact us if you have any questions. 


Program Requirements and Course Descriptions

Curriculum Guide



Department of Sport Management
101 Eisenberg Building
Slippery Rock University
Slippery Rock, PA 16057
Phone: 724.738.2117 (or 2060)
Fax: 724.738.4858

"The SRU Sport Management program has been nationally recognized as one of the best in the industry. I believe this has only been further solidified with the programs recent accreditation from COSMA. This esteemed award demonstrates the passion and commitment that both the faculty and school have towards the future of the program." 

-Kyle Lux (2008)

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