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Sport Management Overview

Maximize your success with a degree in sport management at Wichita State University.

At Wichita State, we combine classroom and real-world learning opportunities to give students the skills they need to succeed in the sports industry.

Students pursuing a degree in Sport Management complete a curriculum of courses including sport marketing, sport law, sport governance, and sport facility management as well as complete an extensive internship requirement. Graduates of this program work in a variety of sport settings including intercollegiate athletics, major league and minor league professional sports, fitness, recreation, and specialized sport business.

WSU offers its students everything they need to reach their career goals. Much of the coursework takes place in classrooms at Wichita State's Heskett Center, a 165,239-square-foot sports, recreation and training facility. Student internships take place with sports organizations in Wichita, nationally and internationally, giving our students the chance to build a resume, make connections and gain an advantage in today's job market.

COSMA Accredited

The quality of instruction and experience-based learning opportunities at WSU are well-known in the field of sport management education. WSU is among just 21 universities in the world with programs accredited by the Commission on Sport Management Accreditation.

Wichita State's Department of Sport Management is part of the College of Education.

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