Sport Management (BS)

Sport Management (BS)

120 credits
Major Requirements
54 credits
General Education Core
30 credits
6 credits
Liberal Arts and Sciences Courses
18 credits
Free Electives
12 credits
Accreditation: International Accreditation Council for Business Education (IACBE)
What can you do with this degree?

Medaille alumni have gone on to careers as:

General Manager
Director of Player/Personnel Development
Accountant for Professional Sports Franchise
Sports Medicine Specialist
High School and College Coach
Personal Trainer/Strength and Conditioning Coach
Professional Scout

Medaille alumni work in areas including:

Arena Management/Facilities
Event Marketing and Management
Sport Law
Athletic Fundraising
Sport Tourism/International Sport
NCAA Compliance
Youth Sport Organizations
Community/Recreation Center Management
Sport Information/Statistics
Sport Marketing
Sport Psychology
Sport Communication and Media
Sport Merchandising

Medaille has strong relationships with sports teams, schools and organizations, including:

Buffalo Sabres
Buffalo Bills
Buffalo Bisons
Buffalo Bandits
FC Buffalo
WNY Flash
Time Warner Sports
Miami Marlins
UCLA Law School
ADPRO Sports
New Era
Community Centers
Boys & Girls Clubs of America
NCAA Division I institutions
Delaware North Companies
About the Program 

Medaille’s bachelor’s degree in sport management program provides personalized learning through: 

  • Small classes
  • Accomplished faculty
  • Close faculty-student mentoring relationships
  • Minimum of two required internships — you’ll discover your place in the industry before you graduate
  • Various areas of focus, including sport marketing and promotion, personnel management, managing venues and events, media and technology, finance and accounting, and athletic coaching and leadership



Sport Management (BS) Program Faculty

  • Richard L. Jacob
    Richard L. Jacob, Ph.D.

    Professor, Department of Communication & Sport Studies, Program Director (SPM)

    Office: M027

    Phone: (716) 880-2131


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You have an exciting journey ahead —
and we’ll be there every step of the way.

Medaille College is the place for students who want to change their world and improve the lives of their communities through their careers as leaders, advocates and professionals. Each one of Medaille’s undergraduate programs prepares you for the workplace through hands-on learning experiences in and out of the classroom.

Medaille College is accredited by the Middle States Commission on Higher Education, 3624 Market Street, Philadelphia, PA 19104. (267-284-5000

  • Personalized support
  • Student-centered environment
  • Financial aid and scholarships available
  • Vibrant campus located in the heart of the City of Buffalo Relevant real-world experiences
  • More than two-dozen clubs and activities
  • Successful NCAA Division III athletic teams



Phone: (716) 880-2000

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