Bachelor in Sport Management

General

Program Description

Sport Management

Midway University’s Sport Management program provides students with the essential skills they need to enter the broad sports industry or prepare for grad school. Our program was recently recognized as the #13 Most Affordable College for Sports Management by Sports Management Degree Guide.

What is Sports Management?

A Sports Management degree combines business and management principles with sports, events, and marketing to provide a solid foundation for success. Students attain the skills needed to manage sport programs in a variety of settings – including business, community, public, and private.

Students who successfully complete the Sports Management program will be able to:

  • Integrate theory and practice into the sport industry
  • Apply business and financial accounting methods to sport industry contexts
  • Apply event and marketing skills to the growing business within the sports industry

This program is available in both an on-campus and online format.

Career Outlook

What can you do with a sports management degree? A lot!

Individuals with this degree often work in the sports industry and can serve in such roles as:

  • Athlete Agent
  • Sports Marketing Specialist
  • Sports Information Director
  • Athletic Director
  • Fitness/Recreation Manager
  • Athletic Coach
  • Sports Event Manager
  • Athletics Administration

Why Midway?

  • 16:1: Student-to-faculty ratio
  • Affordability: 90% of students receive some form of financial assistance
  • Support: Meet faculty face-to-face to get in-person assistance

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A Peek Inside Our Program

You will earn your bachelor's in Sport Management in 120 credit hours (4 years full-time).

Course Listings

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Admissions Process

  • Common Application: We accept online applications on our website or through the Common Application.
  • Complete the application: Apply Online or Download Application (PDF). A nonrefundable application fee of $30.00 is required before the application can be processed.
  • Submit High School Transcript – Official transcripts should be mailed directly by the high school to the Office of Admissions or sent electronically by a secured third site (i.e. Parchment Exchange, National Student Clearinghouse).
  • Official SAT or ACT scores – Midway University will accept official score reports from the testing organizations.

Midway’s SAT code is 1467 and ACT is 1528

Last updated November 2019

About the School

Midway University, located in Midway, Kentucky, is a private, non-profit liberal arts college, founded in 1847 by Dr. Lewis L. Pinkerton, as the first school in the United States to serve orphaned and ... Read More

Midway University, located in Midway, Kentucky, is a private, non-profit liberal arts college, founded in 1847 by Dr. Lewis L. Pinkerton, as the first school in the United States to serve orphaned and disadvantaged women. Read less