One of the fastest-growing career fields in the country involves sports, and Xavier's location in Cincinnati centers you in the middle of a vibrant, sports-crazy community. Whether it's Reds, Bengals, college basketball or the Friday-night lights of high school football you crave, our sport studies faculty have the connections that can open doors for you into the world of sport.
intern with a local sport organization, which can include a major regional sports team like the Cincinnati Reds or Detroit Pistons.
Focus on planning, organizing, directing, controlling, budgeting, leading and evaluating real organizations involved in the business of sports, like the Cincinnati Reds or our very own Musketeers.
Choose from nine curricular areas of study, including management, societal ethics, legal aspects, communications, marketing, finance, economics, sport and exercise science, and field experience.
Cincinnati's Flying Pig Marathon was recently named one of the top 20 international marathons by Runner's World magazine. Help manage the event each May with other sports management students.
Students have access to a mentor
Division I sports teams at Xavier
Xavier graduates across the globe
Average size of classes
in the O'Connor Sports Center
Walk to the recreation center to go swimming in the indoor pool, play basketball in our three-court gymnasium, run in the cardio room or build muscle in the weight training room.
Graduates of the program have accepted jobs at
Columbus Blue Jackets