Careers in Sport Management

Students with a degree in Sport Management from the University of Texas have unlimited opportunities available to them! Since the program's inception, graduates have enjoyed successful careers in sport, from athletic administration to coaching to sports marketing. Graduates have found internship and employment opportunities with organizations such as:

  • San Diego Padres
  • Round Rock Express 
  • Dallas Cowboys
  • NCAA
  • Houston Texans
  • PGA
  • Walt Disney
  • San Antonio Spurs
  • Division I collegiate athletic departments (Texas, Rice, Missouri, Notre Dame, and Columbia,)
  • Texas Motor Speedway
  • Circuit of the Americas Raceway
  • International Management Group IMG (New York)
  • Texas Rangers
  • Community Recreation Centers and High School athletics 
  • The Longhorn Network and ESPN

Students completing their coursework are often vital elements in the successful operation of the University of Texas Athletic Department. Many volunteer or work for various areas of Longhorn sports, which in the past have included:

  • Marketing
  • Media Relations
  • Development (Longhorn Foundation)
  • Event/Suite Operations
  • Athletic Training
  • Facilities 
  • Academic Affairs and Compliance

Career Search (Use the following link to search for jobs in the sport industry)

National Sports Employment News

Last updated on November 28, 2015