Are you fascinated by the business side of sports, as well as the behind-the-scenes aspects of professional sports leagues like the NFL, MLB, NBA, NHL, WNBA, and MLS? If so, consider Taylor University’s Sport Management major.
In the Sport Management degree, you will take a variety of classes on business, sport law, finance, ethics, public relations, and sport marketing that will introduce you to a new dimension in the world of sports. Our students learn and study strategies for promotion, budgeting, sponsorship, capital structuring, legal disputes, human performance, web development, and sport technology. Graduates have a practical knowledge of how to lead, create, and manage sports programs of all kinds.
Taylor faculty recognize that the sports industry often is void of Christian influence. That's why we emphasis preparing you to make a Kingdom impact in your future career in Sport Management.
After graduation, our Sport Management grads have been hired by professional sports teams such as the Indiana Pacers, Florida Marlins, Los Angeles Galaxy, Phoenix Mercury, NASCAR, as well as organizations like Michigan State University, CSE Marketing, and XOS Digital Media and Advertising.
Students interested in course descriptions and academic policies can check out our Undergraduate Catalog here.
The Foundational Core is the key to Taylor’s total education. These classes will give you a big-picture view of how your calling connects with God's purpose for your life, engaging with ideas that will demonstrate how God has given you certain talents and skills to bring healing to the world. Each student who completes the Foundational Core emerges as a well-versed individual, equipped with critical thinking skills, a lifelong love of learning, and an appreciation for God's creation.