Sports Management, A.S.

Students at SUNY Broome Community College can now earn a degree in Sports Management!

Students who have studied sports management find employment in a variety of sports related organizations. These include:

  • Sports teams (professional, semi-professional, collegiate)
  • Sporting goods manufacturers/retailers (Nike, Dicks, Calloway, Under Armour, Champion, Everlast, Cabelas, Bass Pro Shops, etc.)
  • Sports Facilities(arenas, car/horse racetracks, stadiums, golf courses, etc.)

Many sports management careers are business oriented in areas such as marketing, human resources, legal related, sales, advertising/promotion, general management, etc).

Come be a part of this in-depth new program, and embark on an exciting career in the sports industry!

For more information, contact Rick Behr, the department Chairperson, at (607) 778-5008.


Fall Semester

  • BUS 111: Financial Accounting
  • BUS 107: Freshman Experience
  • BUS 246: Principles of Management
  • SPM 189: Sports Law
  • BUS 141: Marketing
  • ENG 110: College Writing I

Spring Semester

  • BUS 120W: Business Law II
  • BUS 115: Business Statistics
  • SPM 110: Foundation of Sports Management
  • SPK110: Effective Speaking
  • BIT200 OR CST105: Spreadsheets with Business Applications OR Computer Applications

Fall Semester

  • SPM 279:Managment/Promotion of Sports Events and Facilities
  • ECO 110W: Microeconomics (Writing Emphasis)
  • Advisor approved General Education Course
  • Advisor approved General Education Course
  • Advisor approved General Education Course

Spring Semester

  • Advisor approved General Education Course
  • SPM 297: Sports Management Practicum
  • SOS 116: International Business Environments
  • Natural Lab Science
  • ENG XXX: Advisor Approved English Course
  • PED XXX: Physical Education

Download the curriculum guide sheet. (pdf)