Focused Area Advisor: Stephanie Govea, 208.732.6251 or firstname.lastname@example.org
Major Advisor: Scott Rogers, 208.732.6488 or email@example.com
Students completing an Associate of Arts degree in Physical Education: Sports Management are prepared to transfer to a Bachelor degree program offered at Idaho's four-year colleges. The Sports Management degree provides excellent preparation for professional and graduate schools. Most positions sought by students in the scientific and medical professions will require some type of advanced degree.
The program offers an Associate of Arts (AA) degree, which requires a minimum of four semesters.
The Sport Management concentration is designed for students who are interested in sport management, sports marketing, sports facilities, and related areas. Careers in sport management can be found in sales, marketing, communications, promotions, ethics, law, management, journalism, private and public recreation and sport, event and facilities management, or other careers.
Career opportunities in sport management have grown dramatically in the past decade. Some sport management titles include program directors in community sport programs, marketing and promotions director, academic services for student-athletics, corporate sales director, director of ticketing and finance, sporting goods sales representative, intramural director of campus recreation, facilities coordinator, athletic director, compliance director, athletic business manager, and fitness manager.