The Department of Sport Management at Slippery Rock University strives to be a leader in providing practical undergraduate education, with a focus on student development in the field of sport business. We encourage our students' intellectual, personal and professional growth through a challenging academic program augmented by relevant experiential requirements. As one of the oldest academic Sport Management programs in the country, we are committed to maintaining our reputation as one of the sport industry's premier partners in sport management education. In pursuit of our mission, we primarily focus our efforts on:
- Providing quality undergraduate instruction
- Preparing students to critically analyze issues and problems related to sport business
- Ensuring students are proficient in the outcome areas of communication, personal and professional decision-making, ethical and legal practices, practical and theoretical competence, professional development and self-enhancement.
- Requiring sufficient contact hours in practical settings to enhance student learning
North American Society for Sport Management (NASSM)
The North American Society for Sport Management Business Office now has a permanent home on the first floor of West Gym.