You love sports, and you're happiest while on the court, field or track. You might think that sports are only recreational activities for your spare time. But, you don't have to be a professional athlete to pursue a rewarding career in sports. In fact, the sports and recreation industry is booming, accounting for more than $60 billion in spending each year. Trained professionals are needed at fitness clubs, corporate fitness programs, community health centers, professional sport franchises and more.
Lewis University's Sport Management program will prepare you for employment in this industry, whether you plan to manage a fitness program, open a sporting goods store, or work for a pro sports team.
This interdisciplinary program combines courses from fitness, health science, technology and business. As a student, you will master the mechanics of physiology. You will learn how to create safe, effective fitness programs, and you will develop essential management skills.
As a graduate, you will be ready to assume a leadership position, helping others attain their fitness and health goals while remaining active yourself!