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Sport Management

Do you have a passion for sports and an interest in pursuing a degree in the sport management field? Ouachita Baptist University is excited to introduce a new Sport Management emphasis this fall.

The 12-hour emphasis is a collaborative effort between the university’s Hickingbotham School of Business and the Department of Kinesiology and Leisure Studies. Participating students will graduate with a major in Business Administration, with a Sport Management emphasis, all while gaining valuable insights and perspectives from multiple professors and departments across campus.

Courses
The Sport Management emphasis will include several course options, including:

• Big Data/Data Mining
• Sport Law
• Program Design and Management
• Organization and Administration of Health
• Physical Education and Recreation
• Sport Management Internship

Upon completion of our program, you also will have the opportunity to experience an optional hands-on internship within the sport management field. The Sport Management emphasis in business is a strategic approach to our academic offerings where we are able to collaborate across departments and schools. Our faculty and staff have crafted a program that will take advantage of our strengths and create a new opportunity that is appealing to prospective students.

Why OBU?
OBU offers an opportunity to study sports business in a strong Christian environment. Emphasis in teaching and leadership development provides opportunities for an excellent undergraduate education in business.

If you are considering colleges with sport management programs in Arkansas and are interested in a sport management major, we invite you to fill out the form on the Contact Us page. You may also call Ouachita Baptist University at 1-800-DIAL-OBU to speak with one of our representatives.

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