Bachelor of Science in Sport Management
Americans love sports. Ranked as one of the 20 largest industries in the United States, the sports industry spans professional, college and privately run programs and demands jobs in areas such as management, law, finance, accounting, development, marketing, media, licensing, ethics, merchandising and special events.
Alvernia's Bachelor of Science in Sport Management program prepares students for sports industry management, law, finance, accounting, development, marketing, media, licensing, ethics, merchandising and special events. The Header School of Business faculty approach business education from a practical and ethical standpoint, assisting students in developing supervisory and managerial skills necessary to advance their careers. Alvernia earned the accolade of Business College of Distinction in 2022.
In addition to gaining specific competencies as they pertain to the sports industry, you’ll also acquire the critical thinking, writing and problem-solving skills that are necessary to be successful in today’s workplaces. And you'll do it in the ninth-best minor league market in the country, as ranked by Sports Business Journal in 2022, home to Major League Baseball's Class AA Reading Fightin Phils and the ECHL's Reading Royals.