Bachelor of Science Degrees in Sport

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Who wouldn’t want to turn their love of sports into an exciting and rewarding career? If working in sports sounds like the ideal job for you, welcome to the club. There’s no shortage of people who have the same desire. Thus, your ability to find a job within this competitive industry depends largely on your level of education. It’s at this time that a Bachelor’s of Science (BSc) in Sport comes in handy.

Those who question “What is a BSc in Sport?” probably don’t realize everything that goes on behind the scenes of sports teams and recreation programs. There are many jobs within this field that require experience in research and data analysis, an understanding of IT programs, and strong presentation and written communication skills. Your BSc sports program will cover each of these topics in depth, along with providing you with excellent internship opportunities.

To advance your career in sports, it only takes you getting your foot in the door with a professional sports franchise, private organization, collegiate athletic department, or public parks and recreation department. A BSc in Sport shows employers that you not only have the educational skills needed to succeed in your career, but that you’re also driven to keep improving them.

While everyone has concerns about the costs of higher education, remember that the expenses associated with your education will eventually pay for themselves through your increased earning power. Financial aid opportunities may also be available to help you pay for your schooling.

Some of the jobs that your BSc in Sport will qualify you to do include exercise physiologist, sports psychologist, sports coach or administrator, event organizer, secondary school teacher, or sports therapist. Whether you’re seeking employment in a professional sports league or the private sector, or hope to work with school or community sports programs, you’ll find that there’s no shortage of job opportunities awaiting you.    

You may feel that acquiring the requisite experience needed to work in sports requires putting off your education while you work. That’s not the case when you choose to pursue your degree online. You can work at your own pace while collaborating with fellow students and instructors outside of the classroom. If you feel as though you could thrive in such an environment, search for your program below and contact directly the admission office of the school of your choice by filling in the lead form.

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B.Sc. In Sports Management

Grand Canyon University
Campus or Online Full time Part time September 2018 USA Phoenix Albuquerque Sun City South Phoenix Scottsdale + 4 more

Uniquely housed within the Colangelo College of Business, the Bachelor of Science in Sports Management offers you a strong mix of academic learning opportunities with real-world practical experiences. [+]

Offered By: Colangelo College of Business

Overview

Launch Your Sports Business CareerStudents in Grand Canyon University's (G.C.U.) Bachelor of Science in Sports Management program are leaders, competitors, and well-rounded achievers. They aim to take their passion for sports and advance to the next level. They are willing to work hard to succeed.

Uniquely housed within the Colangelo College of Business, the Bachelor of Science in Sports Management offers you a strong mix of academic learning opportunities with real-world practical experiences. Examine marketing concepts as they apply to sports organizations, covering topics such as promotions and public relations, sports consumer behavior, strategic market planning, marketing information management, marketing communications, and sponsorship.... [-]


Bachelor of Science in Sportscasting

Full Sail University
Campus Full time 20 months September 2018 USA Winter Park

The way we watch and follow sports may change, but the role of the sportscaster continues to serve as an essential part of the audience’s experience. [+]

Full Sail University's Dan Patrick School of Sportscasting Bachelor of Science

The way we watch and follow sports may change, but the role of the sportscaster continues to serve as an essential part of the audience’s experience. It’s a position that requires a unique combination of skills – from on-camera presenting, to live production, to interviewing and content creation – plus an understanding of where sports media is headed in the future.

Developed in collaboration with sportscasting veteran Dan Patrick, the goal of the Sportscasting bachelor’s degree is to provide students with constant real-world experience both on camera and behind the scenes. You’ll build a foundation for interviewing, voice work, writing, and storytelling, with ongoing guidance from professional mentors who are active in the world of sportscasting.... [-]


BSc Sport & Exercise Science

Leeds Trinity University
Campus Full time August 2018 United Kingdom Leeds

A Sport and Exercise Sciences degree provides you with the undergraduate knowledge and skills required to become an accredited Sport and Exercise Scientist. [+]

A Sport and Exercise Sciences degree provides you with the undergraduate knowledge and skills required to become an accredited Sport and Exercise Scientist.

The course blends the three areas of sport and exercises sciences; psychology, physiology, and biomechanics, in addition to research and professional placements. You will also study interdisciplinary sport science modules to add to your programme to draw together the three-sport science disciplines.

At Level 4, you will undertake a full-time work placement, which will incorporate skills gained throughout your first academic year. At Level 5, you may select between a six-week full-time placement or volunteering, both of which are 20-credit modules to develop experience and employability.... [-]


Bachelor of Science in Sport and Recreation Management

University of North Alabama
Campus Full time September 2018 USA Florence

The Department of Health, Physical Education and Recreation offers a non-teaching major leading to the Bachelor of Science degree Physical Education with a concentration in Sport Management. Sport Management is the “business” of sport and leisure activities. The sport management concentration offers three emphasis areas from which students may choose: sport communications; sport management; and sport marketing. [+]

The Department of Health, Physical Education and Recreation offers a non-teaching major leading to the Bachelor of Science degree Physical Education with a concentration in Sport Management. Sport Management is the “business” of sport and leisure activities. The sport management concentration offers three emphasis areas from which students may choose: sport communications; sport management; and sport marketing. Career opportunities in Sport Management include:

Athletic director Sport association representative Compliance officer Facility manager Event manager Sponsorship and fund raising Sport marketing Ticket sales Sport equipment sales Game day operations Sport broadcasting Sport writer [-]

B.S. in Exercise Science

Maryville College
Campus Full time September 2018 USA Maryville

The Exercise Science Major provides a challenging educational experience for students who wish to pursue health/fitness careers and further their education at the graduate level. [+]

Exercise Science

PROGRAMS OF STUDY: B.S. in Exercise Science

Why study Exercise Science at M.C.?

Are you fascinated by the human body and how it works? Are you passionate about helping people and making an impact on society? Do you like exercise/physical activity? An Exercise Science student studies the immediate and long-term effects of physical activity on the body. The Exercise Science Major provides a challenging educational experience for students who wish to pursue health/fitness careers and further their education at the graduate level.

The major provides hands-on experience in the health/fitness industry tied to core academic preparation in the science of exercise and health. Exercise Science provides a solid foundation to prepare you for a variety of careers, such as Physical Therapy, Athletic Training and Exercise Physiology. There are many exciting careers in Exercise Science. Note that many involve further study, however, in many areas, there are entry-level positions while you pursue further education.... [-]


B.S. in Sport Management

Toccoa Falls College
Campus or Online Full time 126 hours September 2018 USA Toccoa Falls

The sport management major prepares learners for a leadership role within the ever-growing world of sports. Behind the players and the games, there are managers, accountants, marketing managers, salespeople, operations managers, and coaches needed to organize and operate sport organizations. [+]

The sport management major prepares learners for a leadership role within the ever-growing world of sports. Behind the players and the games, there are managers, accountants, marketing managers, salespeople, operations managers, and coaches needed to organize and operate sport organizations. Taught from a biblical perspective–integrating faith and practice–courses equip learners with knowledge of the best current practices in business and sport management, skills that are essential in the marketplace, and biblical character development opportunities to become Christian servant leaders with strong ethical and moral standards to manage and market sport organizations, media, events, and facilities.... [-]


Bachelor in Sports Management

University of Central Missouri
Campus Full time September 2018 USA Warrensburg

U.C.M.'s Sport Management program meets industry demands and exceeds the expectations of students. The degree puts emphasis on effective and successful sport management principles paired with real-world experiences to prepare you for a successful career. [+]

U.C.M.'s Sport Management program meets industry demands and exceeds the expectations of students. The degree puts emphasis on effective and successful sport management principles paired with real-world experiences to prepare you for a successful career.

Why Choose Sport Management at U.C.M.?

You'll have the opportunity to work with sport organizations or interact with agency representatives, which will facilitate professional networking.

Sport Management opportunities are available through U.C.M.'s study abroad program in New Zealand and the United Kingdom.

U.C.M. is close to many sport management agencies and practicing professionals.

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Bachelor in Sport & Event Management

University of Applied Sciences Europe
Campus Full time 4 years August 2018 Germany Berlin Region Iserlohn Hamburg + 2 more

Become a sport & event management champion! This Bachelor program offers a unique opportunity to become a real expert in Sport and Event Management. [+]

Become a sport & event management champion! This Bachelor program offers a unique opportunity to become a real expert in Sport and Event Management: You will study Sport & Event Management at BiTS Berlin and gain an excellent academic education in the principles of Management and Business administration. At the same time, you will be granted a position at ALBA BERLIN giving you insights behind the scenes of the biggest basketball club and one of the leading professional sport clubs in Germany. Study & working times are perfectly harmonized.

And on top of that: You can choose to specialize in “Basketball Management”, a unique offer in the whole Europe. This could be an additional door-opener to the international world of professional basketball!... [-]


B.S. in Sport Management

University of Delaware
Campus Full time September 2018 USA Newark

The sport management major is designed to prepare you for a successful career in the multi-billion dollar sport industry. [+]

Turn Your Passion for Sports into a Rewarding Career

The sport management major is designed to prepare you for a successful career in the multi-billion dollar sport industry.

As a sport management major, you’ll take courses that are specific to the sport management discipline, as well as business courses that will help you to develop quantitative analysis skills and an understanding of essential business concepts.

As a sport management graduate, you’ll find diverse and exciting career opportunities. These include careers in professional and minor league sports, intercollegiate and high school athletics, international and national sport governing bodies, sport agencies, sport facilities, businesses that use sports to market their products and sport marketing and event management firms.... [-]


Sport & Exercise Science (Intercalated) - BSc (Hons)

Cardiff Metropolitan University
Campus Full time 3 years August 2018 United Kingdom Cardiff

Upon successful completion of their medical degree, successful graduates from this course could work in sport and exercise medicine, for example with elite athletes, national teams and squads or be involved in health promotion activities within a local authority or health care trust. [+]

This course is only open to medical students in the UK who have passed their first three years of medical school (intermediate). It is not a ‘top-up’ course.

By undertaking this degree, you will integrate with students on the final year of the ‘BSc (Hons) Sport and Exercise Science’ degree and have the opportunity to work in the challenging sports and exercise environment, within first-class sports science laboratories and sports facilities.

Course Content

You will study:

Sport and Exercise Physiology Sport and Exercise Biomechanics A choice of either Exercise Psychology or Sport Psychology For an Independent Project in one or more of these three subject areas Career Potential ... [-]

Bachelor of Science in Adventure Education (AE)

Green Mountain College
Campus September 2018 USA Poultney

Experiencing an educational adventure requires a well-trained professional leader. [+]

The adventure education program at G.M.C. is unique. The curriculum is responsive to industry changes and trends. Further, each course is part of a closely woven progression requiring students to develop a thorough working knowledge of themselves, theories, skills and the industry.

PROGRAM HIGHLIGHTS

First-year students learn the fundamentals of outdoor expeditions in Outdoor Living Skills while backpacking in either the Green Mountains of Vermont, the Adirondack Mountains of Upstate New York, or the White Mountains of New Hampshire.

Sophomores participate in the 17-credit Immersion Semester in the Northeast and beyond. The Immersion Semester features 50+ days of outdoor expeditions where students learn and practice the outdoor, human, and educational skills required of adventure and outdoor educators. Past activities include rock climbing, raft guide training, canoe & sea kayak expeditions, whitewater kayaking, mountain bike group management, canyoneering, and backpacking.... [-]


BS in Health and Human Performance

The University of Tennessee at Martin
Campus Full time September 2018 USA Martin

The Department of Health and Human Performance has concentrations in Exercise Science/Wellness and K-12 Licensure Physical Education and Health (to be a PE teacher in an elementary, middle or high school). Each of these concentrations leads to an exciting and rewarding professional career. [+]

BS in Health and Human Performance

The Department of Health and Human Performance has concentrations in Exercise Science/Wellness and K-12 Licensure Physical Education and Health (to be a PE teacher in an elementary, middle or high school). Each of these concentrations leads to an exciting and rewarding professional career. Additionally, through this department, a variety of Physical Activity Classes are offered to meet the needs of the U.T. Martin student body.

Some of the courses in this major: Anatomy and Exercise Physiology, Principles and Techniques in Fitness Training, Athletic Training, Motor Development and Learning Across the Life Span, Nutrition for Health Fitness and Sport, and others.... [-]


BSc in Exercise Science

Northern Arizona University
Campus Full time 2 years September 2018 USA Flagstaff

This degree prepares students for the job market in areas such as clinical exercise physiology as well as for entry into graduate programs in the exercise sciences or professional programs in the health professions. [+]

This degree prepares students for the job market in areas such as clinical exercise physiology as well as for entry into graduate programs in the exercise sciences or professional programs in the health professions.

What Can I Do with a Bachelor of Science in Exercise Science?

The biological sciences encompass numerous cutting-edge disciplines. Each offers a multitude of exciting career paths. One of the most exciting is the growing field of exercise science. By studying exercise science at Northern Arizona University, you can prepare for a career in clinical exercise physiology, working in areas such as cardiac and pulmonary rehabilitation, or for admission to graduate or professional school in areas such as medicine, physical therapy, occupational therapy, physician’s assistant, or other health care fields. You'll receive plenty of personal attention from faculty in the classroom, in research laboratories, and in our Biology Advisement Center. Numerous undergraduate research opportunities involve you in the process and application of science. And you can take advantage of our location on the Colorado Plateau, which offers a high quality of life with many excellent destinations for field projects and recreation.... [-]


BSc in Sports Coaching (Hons)

University of Gloucestershire
Campus Full time Part time 3 years August 2018 United Kingdom Cheltenham + 1 more

Develop your expertise in sports coaching as well as sports science areas that support effective coachings such as performance analysis, biomechanics and psychology. Learn from lecturers who are sports coaches, working with partners such as GB Rowing, British Equestrian, GB Paralympic squads, and the England and Wales Cricket Board. [+]

Develop your expertise in sports coaching as well as sports science areas that support effective coaching such as performance analysis, biomechanics and psychology. Learn from lecturers who are sports coaches, working with partners such as GB Rowing, British Equestrian, GB Paralympic squads, and the England and Wales Cricket Board.

You’ll develop advanced coaching skills across a range of sporting areas, with the ability to pursue one sporting area or coach across multi-sports in professional performance or community contexts. If you want to graduate as a qualified coach, you can complete National Governing Body UK Coaching Certificates (levels 1, 2 and 3) alongside your studies.... [-]


BSc (Hons) in Environmental Science and Outdoor Education

University of Stirling
Campus Full time Part time 3 - 4 years August 2018 United Kingdom Stirling + 1 more

This unique degree course provides you with the primary elements of our Environmental Science degree including tuition in environmental issues, landscape evolution, human impact on the environment, environmental techniques and nature conservation, along with outdoor leadership, mountain skills, and environmental education. [+]

This unique degree course provides you with the primary elements of our Environmental Science degree including tuition in environmental issues, landscape evolution, human impact on the environment, environmental techniques and nature conservation, along with outdoor leadership, mountain skills, and environmental education.

The distinctive aspect of this course is that it includes practical training in navigation, mountain hazards, outdoor safety and the design and delivery of outdoor programmes with environmental and ecological learning outcomes.

In addition, you will work towards gaining a certificate in summer mountain leadership, a qualification recognized by the outdoor education industry and the Adventure Activities Licensing Authority (AALA).... [-]