Dream Jobs in Sports Management and Administration

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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9781448869015
  • Publisher: Rosen Publishing Group, Incorporated, The
  • Publication date: 8/1/2012
  • Series: Great Careers in the Sports Industry
  • Pages: 136
  • Age range: 12 - 17 Years
  • Product dimensions: 6.00 (w) x 9.10 (h) x 0.50 (d)

Table of Contents

Introduction 4

Chapter 1 What Is Sports Management? 6

Chapter 2 Preparing for a Sports Management Career 21

Chapter 3 Education for Sports Management 32

Chapter 4 College Sports Management and Administration 39

Chapter 5 Professional Sports Careers 51

Chapter 6 Managing a Sports Facility 60

Chapter 7 Managing a Sports Organization 66

Chapter 8 Nonsports Professionals in Sports 71

Chapter 9 Managing Sports Tourism and Fitness 78

Chapter 10 Managing Sporting Special Events 85

College and University Programs in Sports Management and Administration 98

A Career in Sports Management and Administration at a Glance 110

Bureau of Labor Statistics Information 114

Glossary 118

For More Information 121

For Further Reading 127

Bibliography 130

Index 132

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