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A career in sports

Turn your love of the game into a lifelong career. Today’s sports organizations recognize the need for educated business professionals, and there is a growing need for sports-minded business students interested in working in one of the world’s most visible and dynamic fields.

This unique major or minor prepares you for exciting opportunities in sports marketing, entrepreneurship, administration, representation and media. Careers in the sports industry include opportunities in the front office of professional sports teams, college athletic departments, fitness administration, corporate sponsorship, sports tourism, recreation management, hospitality administration and more.

BBA in Sports Business

This program utilizes experiential learning, where classes provide you with opportunities to work with real businesses in the industry to solve real-world problems.

Major Academic Planner

*Explore the Online Bulletin listings for each track for additional details, guidelines and requirements:

Minor in Sports Business

This minor is a great option for sports-minded students. Courses include sales and management, athletic administration, outdoor recreation, mass communication, and hospitality administration. It also is available to any major on campus.

*See Undergraduate Bulletin for additional details, guidelines and requirements.

Through a partnership with Lone Star College, students in the Houston area are offered an opportunity to earn a BBA in sports business from SFA without having to relocate.


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The Department of Management & Marketing
Fax: 936.468.1600
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Physical Address:
McGee Business Building
Suite 403

Mailing Address:
P.O. Box 13070, SFA Station
Nacogdoches, Texas 75962

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