Sport Business (Minor)
Why just watch sports when you can learn what happens off the field to make sports an effective business?
The sports industry is a multibillion dollar enterprise that influences all walks of life. With a minor in Sport Business from UND through challenging coursework and real-world opportunities, you'll understand the thinking behind sports financing, law, branding, events and more.
- Program type:
- Est. time to complete:
- 2 years
- Credit hours:
Why Study Sport Business at UND?
The sports industry needs professionals with a wide range of business skills. With this minor, learn the ins and outs of sport-specific business thought and what makes a sports business run.
Many of our students get real-world experience through internships at local, college and professional sports organizations. These internship experiences allow students an entry to a sport business career and serve as a networking tool that is so vital in the sports industry.
Students are encouraged to select a major which corresponds to a sport career choice of interest. This minor is open to all students and pairs well with many majors, including:
Learn to Lead
UND Sports Business Association students visit Minneapolis sporting events arenas to network and learn from industry professionals.
Work with real businesses, solving real problems at a for-credit internship.
Choose from a wide range of electives as you tailor your education to match your goals.
Learn innovation at an innovation leader: US News ranks UND among its top 25 Leaders in Innovation.
Network with professional marketers through national student organizations, including Alpha Kappa Psi, the world's largest business fraternity.
Students with a minor in Sport Business can go on to exciting careers, including:
- Sports agents
- Sports finance/accounting
- Sports marketing
- Stadium manager
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