Sport Management

Mission Statement

The mission of the Sport Management major at Limestone College is continually to strive for excellence in all aspects of teaching and service to the sport community. The mission and policies of this program will always remain compatible with those of Limestone College.

Philosophy and Goals

The Sport Management major is designed to provide students with an introductory understanding and preparation necessary to become successful in amateur sports,  professional sports, and the sport business industry in general. The program combines core courses from the business administration and sport management disciplines that emphasize management, marketing, human resource, sound accounting practices, event and facility management, and sport communication, among others. Majors will participate in an internship program during their senior year where they apply their knowledge and skills in an academic or sport industry setting.

Career Opportunities

Graduates go on to work in facility and event management, marketing and promotion, sport communication, sales, sport tourism and amateur and professional sport management organizations, among many others.

  • Sports Information Director
  • Director of Operations
  • Marketing Director
  • Athletic Director
  • Sport Facility Manager
  • Event Manager
  • Sporting Goods
  • Ticket Manager
  • Sport Media
  • Corporate and Community Programs
  • College Athletics
  • Recreation Sport Manager