Sports Management Program

Executive Certificate in Sports Management

The Graduate Certificate in Sports Management in the College of Business is designed for early- and mid-career sports industry professionals to hone their skills while gaining in-depth knowledge about the business of sport from industry leaders and College of Business faculty. The program is offered online.

Minor in Sports Management

The undergraduate Sports Management Minor in the College of Business provides an overview of the sports industry at all levels, from community sports commissions to major sports organizations, with a focus on the business side. The Sports Management minor is open to all students at the university.

Mission

We develop leaders and instill best practices in the sports industry. 

Vision

To be a recognized national leader in advancing professionalism, management, and programming in the sports industry.

Core Values

Healthy Competition
Inclusivity
Trendsetting
Stewardship
Nexus

Sports Management logo

Program contact information

Cary Groth

Cary Groth
Director, Sports Management Program
cgroth@unr.edu

Fran McKee-Ryan

Fran McKee-Ryan
Professor of Management
fmryan@unr.edu