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College of Business

Bachelor of Science in Sports Management

A Sports Management Degree That’s Got Game

The Wilmington University B.S. in Sports Management degree educates you on the exciting business of sports—from media relations and marketing, to facilities management and fund raising, to coaching and team operations. This business degree’s blend of academics and hands-on experience is a winning combination—and it’s the most affordable program of its kind in the region.


A Sports Management Degree Gets You in the Ballpark

Our sports management degree students can choose from a board array of internship and career advancement opportunities, because Wilmington University sits within driving distance of pro football, basketball, baseball and hockey teams and fosters connections with Division I collegiate programs, as well as regional nonprofit sports and recreation programs.

Sports Management Faculty With a Winning Record

In this affordable, undergraduate sports management degree program you’ll learn from expert faculty who are already in the game as general managers, sports attorneys, sports agents and leaders in collegiate sports.

A Value-Packed Sports Management Degree Loaded with Options

Add value to your bachelor’s degree in sports management by using electives to earn certificates in Nonprofit Sports Management or Sports Analytics—or by continuing on with coursework that prepares you for a National Certified Athletic Administrator Certificate.


Accredited B.S. Sports Management The Wilmington University B.S. Sports Management is accredited by the International Accreditation Council for Business Education.

Finish your sports management degree faster by transferring an associate degree or other credit.
40 courses 120 total credits

$1,116 per course

Cost of a typical 3-credit course taken at our
New Castle campus or online. Wilmington University tuition is based on cost-per-credit.
You only pay for the courses you need to complete your bachelor’s in sports management degree.

Career and industry outlook for B.S. in Sports Management graduates.

Open the door to a rewarding career in sports management with a bachelor’s degree.

Source: Emsi Economic Modeling, LLC, 2018

14.5% Job Growth

More than 13,300 Annual Openings

$31.83 Median Hourly Earnings

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The knowledge and skill set I acquired at WilmU helped me to excel and shine above my co-workers at my first job in the sports management field, and ultimately to land my next job. My required business classes taught me things that others breaking into the industry knew nothing about. —David May, BS in Sports Management
Sports Management Student, David May

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