The Sport Management degree at Southeast Missouri State University is the only sport management program of its kind in Missouri.
The undergraduate sport management degree program at Southeast Missouri State University has received specialized accreditation through the Commission on Sport Management Accreditation (COSMA) located in Fort Collins, Colorado, USA. This is the only undergraduate sport management program in Missouri that is accredited by COSMA. The sport management program in the following degree is accredited by COSMA:
Sport Management is a field of study preparing students to work in the sport industry. Sport managers work to produce, promote, organize and facilitate sport events, services and products. Our program combines sport-specific courses with a business administration minor.
Our students have found work in minor league franchises, the National Hockey League, Charlotte Motor Speedway, Major League Baseball, the National Basketball Association, the National Football League, intercollegiate athletics, university recreation, parks and recreation, sporting goods manufacturing, and sporting goods retail.
The mission of the Sport Management program is to provide undergraduate and graduate students with professional education in the sport industry by emphasizing both theoretical and experiential learning as the twin pillars for success in a challenging and personal atmosphere.