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Sport Management

Mario Oliveri class of 2010 currently works as a Sales Rep for the NY Yankees
Mario Oliveri '10, currently works as a Sales Rep for the NY Yankees.

Sport Management Major

College of Professional Studies and Social Sciences
Degree Four-year Track BS, Sport Management
Department Chair Timothy Kearney, PhD 
Program Director David Gargone, EdD

The Sport Management major at Misericordia University allows students to combine their love of sport with the skills necessary to become professionals in the field.
A business-oriented curriculum has been devised to produce graduates who will be successful in today's sports management environment as well as prepared for its future. The major allows students to fashion their studies to meet their professional and personal needs. Our curriculum prepares students for careers in this fast growing multi-billion dollar industry.

Read about Bob Soper's recent visit to Sport Economics class

 Sport Management Employment Opportunities 

  • Professional Sport Managers
  • Intercollegiate Sport Managers
  • Sport Marketers
  • Sport Arena Managers
  • Commercial Recreational Facility Directors
  • Graduate Studies


Additional Learning Experiences


  • Guest Lectures by Industry Sport Managers
  • Involvement in the Business/Sport Management Club
  • A yearly Sport Management Roundtable panel that brings together our areas best known Sport Managers
  • Opportunities to volunteer in events such as Celebrity Golf Tournaments
  • Involvement in national and international Sport Management organizations/conferences
  • Trips to Sport Facilities/Events


2010 Sport Management Roundtable Guest Speakers
Alumni, Sport Management Club officers pose for a picture at 2010 SMG roundtable.