Sports Business Management - Careers

What Can I Do With A Rawlings Sports Business Management Degree?

Career opportunities in sport business management are extremely broad, ranging from working with professional sports teams, to marketing for an equipment company, to planning events and managing facilities. The three pillar philosophy of the Rawlings Sport Business Management program combined with a strong business foundation gives our students the ability to find employment opportunities in the following areas:

  • Front office management with professional teams
  • Sporting goods equipment and apparel manufacturing
  • Sporting goods distribution and retailing
  • Sports promotion and marketing
  • Collegiate athletic administration
  • Facilities management
  • Event planning
  • Ticket operations
  • Sports information
  • Resort or theme park management
  • Travel and tourism agencies

Office of Career and Professional Development

We are here to help students navigate their way through the process of seeking meaningful and valuable career experiences, including on-campus employment, internships, service opportunities, and part-time and full-timework. Our team helps you develop a resume and cover letters, conduct mock interviews and contemplate your future career choices. We also offer ongoing professional development workshops and events.

Our partnership begins right away. When you arrive on campus, you’ll work in tandem with a life coach to ensure a smooth and successful transition to Maryville.

Learn More About The Office of Career and Professional Development