Sport/recreation is one of the top industries in the country. The economic impact of the sport/recreation industry and the abundance of sporting opportunities mandates the services of qualified/skilled practitioners.
A bachelor’s degree in sport studies with a concentration in sport management or athletic coaching education paves the way to a variety of career opportunities in the sport and recreation industry that involve leadership, management, coaching, programming, marketing, selling and legal aspects.
Sport Studies graduates are employed as:
The UA Career Center creates links among students, alumni and local professionals. You will have access to:
Recreational Sport: These websites provide information about job openings and employment in the recreational sport industry including jobs in community non-profit sport organizations, community sport and recreation, and campus sport and recreation.
Collegiate Sport (Coaching and Sport Administration Opportunities) - These websites provide information about job openings and employment in the collegiate sport administration industry including jobs in university athletic departments related to coaching, advising student-athletes, development and fundraising, media relations, and many other areas.
Professional Sport: This website provides information about job openings related to professional sport including jobs in
Strength and Conditioning:
Occupational Outlook Handbook
|Dr. Alan Kornspan
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