Individual Studies: Sport Management Concentration

SUNY Adirondack offers a two-year Associate in Arts (AS) degree in Liberal Arts Humanities & Social Sciences: Individual Studies – Sport Management concentration to assist students in transferring to a four-year college.

The degree path combines business and general education coursework to prepare students for transfer to obtain a Bachelor of Arts or Sciences from SUNY Cortland. In addition, through Health and Wellness and Elective credits, students may enroll in physical education or college sport courses. A liberal arts background, coupled with coursework in management, marketing, accounting, economics and human resource management, will provide the necessary foundation for the student’s interest in the sport industry. Sports are a dynamic growth industry, in the United States and worldwide, and can significantly contribute to an institution’s or region’s economic viability.    

PROGRAM FEATURES:

  • Business Club
  • Timber Talkers Toastmasters
  • Mock Interview & Resume Review Program
  • Business Resource Center
  • Tutoring for Business Courses
  • Business Alumni Outreach Program
  • Ability to participate in intramural and intercollegiate athletics
  • Internship Opportunities

 

 

 

CAREER AND TRANSFER OPPORTUNITIES

The Liberal Arts and Sciences: Individual Studies – Sport Management Concentration is designed to prepare students for transfer to a four-year college or university, including but not limited to the many institutions that SUNY Adirondack cooperates with to maintain seamless transfer agreements such as: 

  • SUNY Cortland
  • SUNY Empire College

This program prepares students for further education and eventual careers in the fields of:

  • professional sports teams
  • colleges and universities
  • recreational departments
  • sports marketing firms
  • event managers
  • facility managers
  • sports economists
  • financial, promotional or informational experts