The B.B.A. in Sport Administration is designed to give students a robust business foundation with a focused emphasis on the management, leadership skills, and real-world applications in the sports industry. The 63-hour program will include the 39-hour Common Professional Core required for all B.B.A. majors at FHU, and 24 hours of major courses in sport administration, communication, kinesiology, and business electives.
The B.B.A. in Sport Administration program is for undergraduate students who have an interest in sports coaching, high school or college administration, and professional sport industry. The B.B.A. in Sport Administration will also be of interest to students who desire to pursue a graduate degree in related fields such as education, business, or management.
Demand for workers with administrative skills specific to the sport and recreation industry is expected to increase over the next decade. According to the Bureau of Labor Statistics, employment of recreation workers is projected to grow 8 percent from 2018 to 2028, faster than the average for all occupations.
Careers in the sporting industry: