LEISURE & SPORT STUDIES
"Sport" is big business! Become a part of this exciting field with a degree in Leisure & Sport Studies from Kutztown University!
Kutztown University's Leisure & Sport Studies program allows students to become prepared for a variety of opportunities ranging from community recreation program and health club management to the world of professional athletics operations.
The exciting world of sport and athletics provides career options at a number of levels for graduates prepared to meet the profession's expanding opportunities and challenges. With a degree in Leisure & Sport Studies, students are prepared to enter the fields of:
Sport Team Management: general management, public relations, ticket operations, brand marketing, equipment management, player personnel management, community relations, game-day operations management, conference/league administration.
Facility Management: stadium/arena management, turf management, facility marketing & promotion, risk management and security.
Sport Product Marketing: marketing and sales, merchandising, account management, product management.
Event Management: event coordination, booking coordination, public relations, media relations, event operations, production coordination, sponsorship and sales management, staffing & personnel management.
Sport Tourism: management and marketing for spectator destinations, participant destinations, and nostalgia destinations.