​Sport and Event Management Major​

Sport and event management at the University of Findlay is a highly dynamic program focused on hands-on learning. 

This major will provide you with business fundamentals along with specialized knowledge in:
  • Facility Management 
  • Intercollegiate Sports
  • Event Planning
  • Travel and Tourism
With the sport and event management major, you will graduate with a bachelor of science degree in sport and event management. The program provides you with flexibility to tailor the program to meet your specific career goals. In addition to the sport and event management major, you have the opportunity to add a minor or dual major in complementing areas such as: hospitality management, marketing, public relations, and wellness and exercise promotion.

To view the course information and curriculum for the sport and event management majors, please visit the links below:
Student Experiences
Hear sport and event management and marketing double-major Colin Emert share his story in the video below. You can follow along with him and his college journey by clicking here.


Outside of the Classroom

Sport and event management majors have a variety of hands-on learning opportunities throughout their courses as well as outside of the classroom. Students are provided with resources to land valuable internships off-campus in addition to opportunities to attend national conferences to learn and network with professionals in the field. Here are a few ways our students gain experience at Findlay:

Sport and event management students network at a national conference.Sport and Event Business Experience Club (SpEC)
Students at the University of Findlay can join student organizations that fit their career goals as well as personal interests. SpEC is a student-run organization with a focus on providing students with networking and experiential learning opportunities related to sport and event industries.

Browns Edge Program
The University of Findlay and Cleveland Browns have an exclusive partnership that provides students opportunities to meet and network with NFL executives on campus several times throughout the year. In addition, University of Findlay students have landed internships with the Cleveland Browns and many students volunteer regularly on game days and at several Cleveland Browns' events. Click here to learn more about the Browns Edge Program. 

Dana Scholars
The University of Findlay College of Business Dana Chair/Scholar Program provides business students the opportunity to connect higher education with the real world of business. Dana Scholars are chosen each semester by the College of Business faculty and are recognizes as outstanding students for their academic and leadership skills. Dana Scholars network with and learn from an area business professional who serves as the Dana Chair for the academic year.

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