Gain experience, land your dream job in sport management


Sport management is a competitive field, but with a degree from the University of Saint Mary, you will be prepared to immediately apply business-knowledge to managing one of the world’s most lucrative industries. Many USM sport management graduates move on to complete the University of Saint Mary MBA program or an advanced business degree, but with your bachelor’s degree, you will be prepared for a variety of career opportunities, including:

  • Director of high school or collegiate athletics

  • Athletics coach

  • Sports commissioner

  • Business manager

  • General manager, sports franchise

  • Tournament director

  •  Preparation for law school, which can prep you to become a personnel representative or agent

To gain experience, USM helps to provide internship opportunities for students. Recent graduates gained practical experience throughout the Kansas City area with great organizations such as:


  • The Kansas City Sports Commissions

  • Sporting KC

  • The PGA Tour

  •  USA Soccer

  •  The Kansas City Brigade

  • The Kansas City T-Bones

  • Leavenworth Parks and Recreation

  • Greater Kansas City YMCA