Sport Management

The Sport Management major is designed to provide students with an applied business degree for the sport environment/industry.


The Bachelor of Arts in Sport Management is designed to provide students with an applied business degree for the sport environment/industry. Students in the program acquire a strong foundation in management, finance, accounting, marketing, communications, ethics and legal aspects of business.

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Program Format

Students in sport management gain both knowledge and practical experience, which are necessary for their future success in a variety of sport management careers. Specific courses in sport management provide students with an understanding of the role of sport in society, the role of management in sport, and opportunities to apply their knowledge in sport-related organizations. Students supplement classroom teaching with a variety of practical experiences through academic service learning and field experience by working in sport management settings.

Courses Are Available

  • Face-to-face

Semesters to Join

  • Fall (August)
  • Spring (January)

Transfer Credits You Already Earned

A total of 120 semester credits are required for graduation, with at least 30 major course credits taken at Cardinal Stritch University. A maximum of 90 credits may be transferred from another accredited degree-granting institution and applied to fulfill major course requirements.

In the admission process you will need to provide transcripts from each college or university you attended. We will review the courses you already took to find out what will transfer to Stritch. Download our guide that explains  credit acquisition or view a list of institutions we partnered with to establish  articulation agreements.

Application Requirements

Applications for admission are reviewed on a rolling basis. To apply to an undergraduate program:

  • Apply online
  • Request transcripts from your school(s)
  • Send us your ACT or SAT scores

Some academic scholarships require having an application on file, and being accepted, to see if you qualify.

International students will need to submit additional information regarding language proficiency and obtaining a student visa.

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