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Sport Administration

If you are a student looking for a career that combines the excitement of athletics with the profitability of business then the sport administration program at Radford University may be just what you want! The industry of sport becomes larger every year, and as it grows so does the need for qualified professionals.

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Sport administration students assisted in a promotional project for a Color Run to raise money for Sutton Smith!

The Sport Administration concentration is designed for students intending to pursue careers of leadership in the sport industry. Management and administrative positions are currently a high-growth employment area.

Graduates work in a variety of settings including private sport and fitness clubs, recreation departments, nonprofit organizations, sport facilities, sport media and public relations, sport sales, college and professional sport organizations, sport marketing and promotion firms, sporting goods businesses, sport agencies, event management companies and sport camps. Students completing this concentration are well positioned for entry-level leadership opportunities in the field.