Sport Management

Category

Joel Cormier Sport Management
Joel Cormier believes in accessibility and taking an active part in his student’s educational experience. He goes above and beyond to ensure his online students have just as much opportunity to interact and build a relationship with him as their on-campus counterparts. Cormier’s personal attention and dedication to helping students feel connected and valued makes...
Read More
Opportunities Sport Consumers
When I arrived as a new faculty member in Kentucky 10 years ago, there was one thing I was often told when it came to sports in the Midwest, “Nobody cares about any sports other than basketball or football.” This sentiment was something often expressed in class and in discussions with friends. When it came...
Read More
sports administration female soccer player
In the summer, much of a professor’s focus is on improving the quality of material being offered to students. This sometimes involves participating in professional conferences such as the 2022 North American Society of Sport Management (NASSM) conference in Atlanta. There will be more than 500 sport management professors delivering presentations, sitting on panel discussions,...
Read More
sports management esports
One of the first courses sport management students enroll in at EKU is “Sports in American Society”. In this course we take an in-depth look at how sport, and the discussion around sport, has evolved over the years. One of the first assignments in the class is answering the question, “What is sport?” Students have...
Read More
sport management soccer
EKU’s 100% online sport management degree program was ranked no. 5 among the top 25 best affordable online parks, recreation, and leisure studies programs by Affordable Schools.
Read More
sports administration female soccer player
This rise in women’s sport is not limited to soccer. The popularity and television ratings of the Women’s NCAA Basketball Tournament and the NCAA Women’s Softball College World Series prove the women’s sports is in an unprecedented period of growth.
Read More
sport management basketball game
As a part of the sport management online program, I was able to complete an internship in order to gain real-world experience in the field before graduation. I did my internship at Henry Clay High School in Lexington, Kentucky working with their school basketball team. It was eye-opening to see how a public school ran...
Read More
Football fans wear masks as they sit apart in the stands
When any shared major event occurs, we can often recall exactly where we were. These events and memories can be negative or positive. Think about where you were when your favorite team won a big game.
Read More
Athletic administrators discuss business plans in empty stadium
Careers in sport are numerous, varied and dynamic. Full of possibilities and areas of interest, careers in sport can range from sport entertainment to sport product to sport support organizations. EKU’s sport management degree prepares students to pursue careers in sport, one of the most popular being a career as an athletic administrator. WHAT DOES...
Read More
Superbowl ad playing in a sports bar
The truest sign you're getting older is when you start to notice your “back in my day” moments becoming more frequent. My latest moment came recently when I had to explain to a student that super bowl ads weren't always a focal point of the big game or the holy grail of advertisement. The evolution...
Read More
1 2

Learn More

Loading...