How much love do you have for the game? With a sport business
degree, you’ll score big in one of the fastest growing industries
in the U.S. today.
At Saint Leo, you’re in a prime location for sports-related
internships, apprenticeships, networking and the ultimate prize
after college—a job. Our campus—located just outside of Tampa—is
within one hour of more than 50 sport organizations, including the
Rays, Lightning, Buccaneers, MLB spring training and Saint Leo's
NCAA Division II Athletics. On campus, you’ll have access to new
and upgraded facilities—including the 3,500-square-foot Fitness
Center, six-lane outdoor pool, and brand new, state-of-the-art
School of Business building.
Network with industry professionals at national conferences, and
build your resume interning with pro sports teams around the
world—our faculty have connections everywhere from the Chadstone
Lacrosse Club in Australia to FC Bayern Munich soccer in
Saint Leo's B.A. Sport Business degree program is accredited by
the Commission on Sport Management Accreditation (COSMA), and was
one of only two programs in the U.S. to earn COSMA accreditation
the first year it was available.
Graduates go on to work in facility and event management,
marketing and promotion, sport communication, sales, sport tourism
and amateur and professional sport management.
Many Saint Leo graduates have attained senior-level positions in
the sport industry. Graduates work in a variety of sport-related
fields—from the collegiate level to the minor and major
View current Sport Business student
resources, including annual conferences, trade journals,
professional associations and scholarship opportunities.
Break into the sports industry. Apply now.
After being admitted to Saint Leo University, you must apply for
admission to the Sport Business program. You may ask the department
chair or an academic advisor for an application.