Yellow Jacket mascot at head of classroom holding papers and pointing at group of nine engaged students. Four students are raising their hands.The Sport Management program features a career-oriented curriculum that prepares students for various professions in sports and recreation industries. The program balances classroom knowledge and theory with practical opportunities, allowing students to gain an upper hand in their education. Focus in the program is on internships, field experiences, and research. DC has amazing athletic facilities and students earn valuable experience working closely with athletic staff on events.


GRADUATE OUTCOMES

Adrian College
Arizona Coyotes
Cleveland Indians
Defiance College
Defiance YMCA
GMR Marketing
Millikin University
University of Michigan


STUDENT ORGANIZATION

SPORTS BUSINESS ADMINISTRATION

The Sports Business Administration (SBA) is a student-run organization comprised of individuals who aspire to enrich their educational experience with applied sport management, business, and wellness opportunities outside the classroom. SBA seeks to provide opportunities for professional networking, working with guest speakers, group outings, and becoming more involved in local communities. SBA is open to any student at DC with an interest in advancing their career in the sports industry.


MEET THE FACULTY

Scott Hirko, Ph.D.