Sport Management Internships

Internships are an integral part of Alvernia’s Sport Management program. Alvernia has embraced and taken full advantage of the fact that Berks County and Reading citizens are sport enthusiasts, which has created unparalleled opportunities in the sport industry, including the opportunity to create a professional network spanning not only the Unites States, but the world. To illustrate the sport passion of Berks County, the following are a few of the famous sport figures that have been produced in the area:


Due to the demand for sports in Berks County, Reading is the home to the following four professional sports teams:


Moreover, the Reading Raptors is a semi-pro football team that competes in the NAFL and the Reading Rage is a soccer club that competes in the USL. In addition to these resources, students have opportunities to secure internships in all three segments of the sport industry, as the following list demonstrates:


Alvernia University also appreciates and understands the great opportunities presented in Philadelphia, only a short hour and fifteen minute trip from Reading, and encourages students to secure internships at one of Philadelphia’s many professional sports teams:

Department Chair

 
Ballantyne

Dr. Scott Ballantyne, PRSBA
Associate Professor of Business
Department Chair