Sport Management Undergraduate Certificate

Combine your passion for sports with your career

Enhance your degree and pursue your passion for sports by earning the credentials and knowledge to succeed in Sport Management. This certificate will prepare you to work for a sports organization or team. Develop your skills and learn concepts in areas related to athletic administration, marketing, and event management.

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  • Add a specialization to your degree
  • Flexible Course Offerings: Both day and evening
  • Complete your certificate in two years or less

Program Curriculum

Earn your certificate in just four courses (12 Credits)

  1. MGMT 105:Introduction to Sport Management 
  2. Choose from any three other Sport Management courses from the following list below:
    • MGMT 206: History of Sport
    • MGMT 318: Event Management
    • MGMT 319: Venue Management
    • MGMT 394: Sport Marketing
    • MGMT 418: Ethics in Sport

The following restrictions apply:

  1. Sport Management and Promotion majors are not allowed to earn the Sport Management Certificate
  2. Any course already taken for the use in satisfying a USJ major will not be counted toward the Sport Management Certificate
  3. In the event that a course has already been taken in satisfying a USJ major, the substitution of another Sport Management course with the Department Chair approval will be accepted towards the Sport Management Certificate

Sport Management Internships

Featured: Hartford Yard Goats
Kevin Bilbraut ’22, Sponsorship Senior Associate
Shelby Cios’22, Merchandise Assistant

Pictured: USJ’s Samantha Pena ’22 fulfills summer internship at the Norwich Sea Unicorns Baseball Stadium, Norwich CT

Career Connections

USJ’s close proximity to downtown Hartford, along with other urban areas, has given USJ students the opportunity of interning at professional sports organizations and companies including:


Janet Howes, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor of Business Administration
Phone: 860.231.5395
Email:[email protected]

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