The Sport Business Management program combines business foundation courses with a specific sport business management curriculum in an effort to prepare graduates for a career in the sports business industry.
Central Florida is a sports mecca! Florida Southern is located between two major cities, Orlando and Tampa, which provides access to 11 professional sports teams within 3 hours drive.
Through engaged learning, students will work with faculty and sports industry experts combining textbook theory with industry application.
Located between two major cities, Orlando and Tampa, which provides a plethora of sports franchise opportunities.
The possibilities are endless. Dozens of minor league teams. PGA, ESPN Disney, NASCAR, AAU, Watersports, and 16 MLB spring training teams make their home here in the sunshine state.
Always something interesting happening at Florida Southern
In BUS 3307 Sport, Leisure, and Society, you will analyze the social functions of sport and leisure in relationship to other social institutions. You’ll examine major social problems affecting the two areas and apply sociological concepts and theories to understand their social roles in society.
A full description of the curriculum and course titles can be found in the academic catalog.
Many extra-curricular organizations are associated with this program, including Delta Sigma Pi, the professional business fraternity; the Sports Management Club; and the Dean's Advisory Council.
Assistant Professor of Business and Economics