Sport Management, BS

CBU's sport management degree prepares students for administrative careers in the fields of athletics, fitness, recreation, sport and tourism. 

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Program Intro

Students in CBU's sport management bachelor's program take courses primarily in the area of kinesiology but will learn industry-related content.

50 Units

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100 % Christian Faculty and Staff
20 Required Major Courses

Why Study Sport Management at CBU?

Learn at an NCAA Division 1 university

Students have access to relevant professional development in a NCAA Division 1 athletics environment. CBU has the only undergraduate sport management degree of any Christian NCAA Division I university in California. Our interdisciplinary coursework encourages broad training for diverse opportunities in sport. We also have state-of-the-art sport performance equipment and facilities that prepare students in a dynamic educational setting.

Be known by a name, not a number

Small faculty-to-student ratio allows students personalized faculty mentoring and development. Faculty have diverse doctoral degrees, represent different areas of specialization and build relationships with students through excellent teaching, scholarship and service. 

What You'll Learn

Program Details

KIN 305: Applied Sport Management

A study of basic management principles and their application to the field of sport.

KIN 315: Sport Governance

This course is an examination of sport organizations focused on both professional and amateur governance structures and processes.

KIN 433: Sports and Activities Practicum

Practical field experience in a professional kinesiology setting.

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Sean Sullivan, Ph.D.

Professor of Kinesiology
Chair, Department of Kinesiology
Program Director, MS in Kinesiology

Office Phone: 951-343-4528
E-mail: ssullivan@calbaptist.edu
Office Location: Health Science Campus, F94


Career Possibilities

Graduates of CBU's sport management program will be well prepared for various careers in the industry. Some careers listed below may require further education.

  • College Director of Athletics
  • High School Director of Athletics
  • Associate Director of Athletics
  • Assistant Director of Athletics
  • Ahtletics Coach

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