Nido R. Qubein School of Communication
Sport Management

Sport Management

Are you ready to stop watching from the sidelines and become a leader in one of the world’s biggest and most exciting industries? Then join HPU’s Sport Management Program and learn how to transform your passion for sports into a fulfilling career!

Why major in Sport Management?

  1. Select from diverse job opportunities.
  2. Become a global leader.
  3. Turn your passion into a profession.
  4. Make an impact.
  5. Connect with others.

Our curriculum is designed to expose students to all facets of the sports world, with an emphasis on developing critical leaders in an ever- changing global industry. Classes offer a unique blend of management, leadership, professional development, and sport sociology education, creating the perfect environment to foster skill development, critical thinking, and innovation. We combine foundational classroom education with real-world opportunities and problems, and we pride ourselves on training the next generation of sport management professionals in an inclusive environment designed to stimulate passion, success, and growth.

Like elite athletes, our students pride themselves on taking ownership of their development, going above the ordinary, and seeking out challenges. With passionate and dedicated faculty to support their growth, our students thrive under pressure and learn to compete in everything they do.

Check out the Sport Management Program Flyer for more information!

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HPU Students Shadow Dallas Mavericks CEO Cynt Marshall During Externship

Four HPU Sport Management students spent the day shadowing Cynt Marshall, Dallas Mavericks CEO and HPU’s Sports Executive in Residence, as part of an externship. The students gained hands-on experience and learned what it takes to prepare the Mavericks for their home season opener against the Washington Wizards at the American Airlines Center in Dallas.

Check out this shout out from Cynt Marshall to HPU!


HPU Students Gain Marketing Experience at Madison Square Garden

The Radio City Rockettes, the New York Knicks, the New York Rangers and the New York Liberty. These are just a few of the major brands three High Point University students worked with through their internships with The Madison Square Garden Company in New York. Cassandra Diaz, Mitch Rissmiller, and Sarah Obletz, spent the summer in New York as student associates in various marketing roles for the company.

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Tours are available 7 days a week. Please contact us to schedule your visit.

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