EKU’s online bachelor’s degree in sport management lets you turn your passion for sports into a career you love. From the psychology of coaching to sport finance to the management of sporting organizations, our program invites you to explore the dynamic opportunities available in the world of sports.
As the popularity of sports grows, so does the wide variety of career opportunities. According to the Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS), employment of entertainment and sports occupations is projected to grow 10 percent in the next decade – faster than the average for all occupations.
“Our graduates are everywhere. They are working as coaches, athletic directors and guest relations managers. They’re in sport marketing and academic advising for student athletes,” said Wardell Johnson, associate professor in the EKU Department of Exercise and Sport Science.
If you enjoy sports, let us help you build a successful career around them. EKU’s 100% online sport management degree has been named No. 11 for value by Best Value Schools and ranks among the top 15 best online degrees in sports management according to Top Management Degrees.
EKU is a regionally-accredited, brick-and-mortar university that is ranked among the nation’s best colleges and has been educating students for more than a century. EKU has received numerous honors, including being named one of the best online colleges in the nation and one of the most veteran-friendly campuses.
Choose EKU for:
- Accelerated 8-week classes
- No campus visits required
- Supportive, knowledgeable faculty
- Personalized advising from application through graduation
- Free online tutoring and career services assistance
- Tuition discount for active duty service members
Interested in turning your passion for sport into a career?
Earn your online bachelor’s degree from a regionally accredited university that has been an online education leader for more than 15 years. EKU’s online sport management degree prepares graduates to pursue careers such as an athletic administrator and so many others. Our graduates have gone on to work at the University of South Carolina, Bowling Green State University (Ohio), and Vanderbilt University — just to name a few.