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Sport Studies Programs at Reinhardt University

McCamish School of Business & Professions
Bachelor | Concentration | Minor | On Campus

The Sport Studies Program is designed to develop graduates with a broad cultural perspective of sport, with practical skills suitable for employment in sport-related settings, and with ethical and moral characteristics suitable for assuming leadership roles in contemporary society.

Students pursuing a Sport Studies complete sport studies core classes and required to complete a minor in another academic discipline.

Choose from three options for your Sport Studies at RU:

What You’ll Learn at RU

Students pursuing a Sport Studies Degree will receive personalized instruction from faculty with advanced degree and extensive industry experience. Students will learn through hands-on experience including real-world projects, simulations, and internship experiences.

Students graduating with a degree in Sport Studies should be able to:

  1. Communicate effectively in academic courses and internship/practicum placements as evidenced by written, spoken, and visual examples.
  2. Exhibit personal integrity and leadership skills as evidenced by documented experiences in academic courses and internship/practicum placements.
  3. Recognize moral and ethical issues associated with sport (from contemporary and historical perspectives).
  4. Analyze social, cultural, and historical factors influencing the development of sport organizations, and the decision-making processes for sport leaders in those organizations.
  5. Work collaboratively and in leadership roles in a sport-related professional career setting.

Sport Studies Classes You’ll Take

  • Sport History
  • Sport Marketing
  • Sport Sales
  • Sport Facility and Event Management
  • Professional Development
  • Sport Administration in College Athletics
  • Sport in Society
  • Internship

Careers in Sport Studies


Average annual salary for people working in the sport’s industry as reported by the Bureau of Labor Statistics

A degree in sport studies prepares you for jobs such as:

  • Athletic Coaching
  • Athletic Director
  • Parks and Recreation
  • Sport Sales
  • Event Management
  • Professional and Minor League Sports
  • Sport Marketing Specialist
  • Facility Operations Manager
  • Fitness Manager

Sport Studies Program Details

Tuition and Fees

Reinhardt’s affordable tuition helps you get the personal attention and real-world experiences that will give you a competitive edge in the job market.

Scholarships and Financial Aid

Nearly all students at Reinhardt University receive some sort of financial aid or scholarship. Find out what options you may be eligible for.

Clubs and Organizations

Student organizations and activities round out the total educational program at Reinhardt University. There is something for everyone, from sports and outdoor recreation, to student government and leadership opportunities, to multicultural and faith-based groups.

Campus Living

Living on campus is an essential part of the college experience and will help you adjust to college life. You’ll have more opportunities to interact with faculty and friends, get involved in activities, and have easy access to classes, the library, performing arts, recreational, and athletic facilities.