Sports organizations need to be well managed and operate efficiently. This major prepares students to work in sport organizations. At Elms College, the sport management major is interdisciplinary, integrating accounting, business, economics, law, and social sciences.
There are many outstanding internship possibilities within Western Massachusetts and the Connecticut Valley with the Western Mass Pioneers, a professional soccer club; the Springfield Thunderbirds of the American Hockey League; league headquarters for the AHL; the Volleyball Hall of Fame; and the Basketball Hall of Fame. You will be prepared for sport-related careers in account management, athletics, coaching, public relations, and marketing.