Sports Administration FAQ


What skills and abilities do I need to excel in this major?

  • Be able to communicate effectively
  • Have a customer-centered focus
  • Have an interest in the sport business industry
  • Have the ability to work well with others

What skills can I expect to develop through this major?

  • Budget and Financial Analysis
  • Business and Marketing
  • Ethics and Leadership
  • Interpersonal
  • Organizational and Management
  • Written and Oral Communications

What opportunities are there for internships and practica in this major?

  • Atlanta Braves
  • Atlanta Falcons
  • Atlanta Motor Speedway
  • Barron Stadium
  • Berry College Athletics
  • CNN
  • Georgia Sports Foundation
  • Phillips Arena
  • Rome Braves
  • Rome Sports Commission
  • Rome Tennis Center at Berry College
  • Rome-Floyd Parks & Recreation
  • Special Olympics Georgia
  • Sports Blogs
  • Sports Magazines
  • The Forum
  • Turner Broadcasting
  • Turner Sports

What are some possible careers in this field?


  • Athlete Representative (Agent)
  • Business Operations and Management
  • Collegiate Athletics Director
  • Community Relations
  • Compliance Management
  • Corporate Sport Event and Marketing
  • Events Management
  • Facility Management
  • High School Athletics Director
  • International and Hallmark Sport Events Director
  • Marketing and Communications
  • Not-for-profit Charitable Organizations
  • Professional Sport Teams
  • Recruiting
  • Sport Commissions
  • Sport Information Director
  • Sport Manufacturing
  • Sport Marketing and Management Agency
  • Sport Media
  • Sport Organizations
  • Ticketing and Sales